Vol 7, Supplement 2 (April 15, 2015): Journal of Thoracic Disease [dedicated to the 23rd European Conference on General Thoracic Surgery (2015 ESTS)]


Enrico Ruffini, Alessandro Brunelli

Review Article

Reasons to participate in European Society of Thoracic Surgeons database
Michele Salati
Research and education in thoracic surgery: the European trainees’ perspective
Ilkka K. Ilonen, Philip J. McElnay
Robotic lobectomy and segmentectomy for lung cancer: results and operating technique
Giulia Veronesi
Nurse led Patient Education Programme for patients undergoing a lung resection for primary lung cancer
John White, Sandra Dixon
Quality of life after lung resection for lung cancer
Cecilia Pompili
Patient safety in thoracic surgery and European Society of Thoracic Surgeons checklist
Nuria M. Novoa
The association between surgical volume, survival and quality of care
May Al-Sahaf, Eric Lim
Lung cancer screening: identifying the high risk cohort
Michael W. Marcus, Olaide Y. Raji, John K. Field
Multidisciplinary management of advanced lung neuroendocrine tumors
Pier Luigi Filosso, Piero Ferolla, Francesco Guerrera, Enrico Ruffini, William D. Travis, Giulio Rossi, Paolo Olivo Lausi, Alberto Oliaro, the European Society of Thoracic Surgeon Lung Neuroendocrine Tumors Working-Group Steering Committee


The supplement dedicated to the 23rd European Conference on General Thoracic Surgery (2015 ESTS) was commissioned by the editorial office, Journal of Thoracic Disease without any sponsorship or funding. Enrico Ruffini and Alessandro Brunelli served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the supplement.