Thoracic minimally invasive surgeries include:
- Video Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
- Thoracic procedures are performed using two
or three small incisions in the chest for access.
- Minimally invasive cancer staging and treatment,
using high-definition video-assisted thoracoscopy
- A full range of diagnostic and therapeutic
thoracic procedures are performed using bronchoscopy.
See also: Penn Lung