Article Abstract

The surgeon thunderbolts in 2016 lung cancer literature

Authors: Luca Bertolaccini, Alessandro Pardolesi, Jury Brandolini, Piergiorgio Solli


Lung cancer is the primary cause of cancer deaths. Surgery is the preferred treatment for early-stage non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), and over the last 20 years, video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) lobectomy has developed into a safe and efficient treatment (1).