Welcome to the Visualized Cardiothoracic Surgery Column, a new-born section featured by high-quality surgical videos!

Published: 2018-11-15

With the rapidly development in the science technology as well as advancement in surgical technique, there’s an increasing attention to and demand of Visualized Surgery from our readers for in-depth and practical surgical technique learning. To fit for this trend, and more importantly, for the instructional and educational purpose of learning and improving surgical technique and skill for all thoracic surgeons around the world, the Journal of Thoracic Disease hereby, with great excitement, announces the launching of a new column, the Visualized Cardiothoracic Surgery Column!

In this column, articles with high-quality surgical videos provided by expert surgeons will be collected with aims to serve as a significant and practical e-learning center for all surgeons with different needs.

Five sections will be included in the column: Cardiac Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Lung Surgery, Esophageal Surgery, Mediastinal Surgery. Surgical videos are essential for all articles while interesting photos, drawings, schematics of visualized surgical procedures are also welcomed. Below are a few articles of this column (categorized by Article Type):
Original Article:
Review Article:
Surgical Technique:
Case Report:

Embarking on an exciting expedition into the world of visualized surgery, JTD welcomes all to join this exciting voyage!