[Video-assisted lobectomy through the auscultatory triangle for the surgical treatment of bronchopulmonary carcinoma. Preliminary experience].

@article{Gimferrer2003VideoassistedLT,
  title={[Video-assisted lobectomy through the auscultatory triangle for the surgical treatment of bronchopulmonary carcinoma. Preliminary experience].},
  author={Josep Mar{\'i}a Gimferrer and Josep Belda and Miquel Catal{\'a}n and Massimo Serra and M. P. Rubio and Marbelia Iglesias},
  journal={Archivos de bronconeumologia},
  year={2003},
  volume={39 2},
  pages={87-90}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe a technique for video-assisted lobectomy through the auscultatory triangle (VALAT) and to assess early and medium-term outcome of the procedure in patients with non-small cell bronchopulmonary carcinoma in stage I. PATIENTS AND METHOD Between April 1999 and May 2002 we performed 25 VALAT procedures (24 lobectomies and 1 bilobectomy… CONTINUE READING