Vol 9, Supplement 14 (October 2017): Journal of Thoracic Disease (Abstract Book for the 16th Annual Meeting of Taiwan Association of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery)

Clinical Research

AB003. Glove-finger extraction technique in uniportal video- assisted thoracoscopic surgery
Yu-Wei Liu, Dong-Lin Tsai, Hsien-Pin Li, Chia-Jung Lin, Jui-Ying Lee, Shah-Hwa Chou
AB004. Feasibility of transumbilical anatomic segmentectomy in a canine model
Che-Chia Chang, Ming-Ju Hsieh, Yen Chu, Yi- Cheng Wu, Chien-Ying Liu, Chi-Ju Yeh, Yun-Hen Liu
AB005. Evolution for pulmonary sequestration resection by VATS approach in NCKUH
Tzu-Hung Lin, Chao-Chun Chang, Wei-Li Huang, Yi-Ting Yen, Ying Yuan Chen, Yau-Lin Tseng
AB006. Surgical result of non- small cell lung cancer patients who presented as ground glass opacity predominant lesion that less than 2 cm: anatomic versus wedge resection
Ching-Yang Wu, Ching-Feng Wu, Cho-Tsung Wen, Yung-Liang Wan, Yun-Hen Liu, Ming-Ju Hsieh, Yi-Cheng Wu, Jui-Ying Fu
AB007. Needlescopic-assisted uniportal thoracoscopic pulmonary anatomical resection
Huan-Jang Ko, Shun-Mao Yang
AB008. Single port subsegmentectomy: experience of single institution
Chao-Chun Chang, Ying-Yuan Chen, Wei-Li Huang, Yi-Ting Yen, Tzu-Hung Lin, Yau-Lin Tseng
AB009. Comparison of uniportal and multiportal video- assisted thoracoscopic (VATS) complicated segmentectomy: a propensity score matching analysis
Ying-Yuan Chen, Tzu-Hung Lin, Chao-Chun Chang, Wei-Li Huang, Yi-Ting Yen, Yau-Lin Tseng
AB010. The predicament and benefit of ipsilateral repeated pulmonary metastasectomy and sequential anatomic resection: a single-institution experience
Wei-Li Huang, Ying-Yuan Chen, Yi-Ting Yen, Yau-Lin Tseng
AB011. Lung cancer in octogenarians: factors affecting morbidity and survival after pulmonary resection
Pei-Hsing Chen, Shuenn-Wen Kuo, Jin-Shing Chen
AB012. CT-guided localization with laser angle guide for thoracic surgical procedures: the technique
Frank Cheau-Feng Lin
AB013. Learning curve of image-guided video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for small pulmonary nodules: a prospective analysis of thirty initial patients
Hsin-Yueh Fang, Ming-Ju Hsieh, Chih-Tsung Wen, Yin-Kai Chao
AB014. Modified virtual- assisted lung mapping (VAL- MAP) thoracoscopic surgery
Shun-Mao Yang, Ching-Kai Lin, Yi-Chang Chen, Hsin-Chieh Huang, Huan-Jang Ko
AB015. Resection of metastatic hepatoma of thorax or near- diaphragm
Ming-Ho Wu
AB016. Free jejunum reconstruction of cervical esophagus: Taichung VGH experience
Wei-Yi Lee, Shyh-Sheng Yang, Chung-Ping Hsu
AB017. The impact of dysplastic proximal resection margin on anastomotic recurrence and survival in esophageal cancer patients
Yu-Hsiu Chen, Chi-Ju Yeh, Yin-Kai Chao
AB018. Clinical relevance of PD-L1 and PD-L2 in patients with esophageal squamous cell carcinoma
Chih-Cheng Hsieh, Han-Shui Hsu, Yann-Jang Chen
AB019. Per-oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) for treating esophageal achalasia: the NTUH experience
Jang-Ming Lee, Chi-Wei Lin, Ying-Fan Tseng, Pei-Ming Huang
AB020. Induction therapy before surgery improves survival in patients with clinical T3N0 esophageal cancer: a nationwide study in Taiwan
Yin-Kai Chao, Hsiu-Ying Ku, Chih-Yi Chen, Tsang-Wu Liu
AB021. Prevention of recurrent laryngeal nerve injury with intraoperative nerve monitoring during esophageal cancer surgery—CCH experience
Wei-Heng Hung, Ching-Yuan Cheng, Chang-Lun Huang
AB022. Analytic morphomics can predict pathological complete response to neoadjuvant chemoradiotherapy in esophageal squamous cell carcinoma
Chien-Hung Chiu, Peng Zhang, Jules Lin, Yin- Kai Chao, Stewart C. Wang
AB023. Thoracoscopic guided rib plating for multiple rib fracture with muscle sparing approach
Huan-Jang Ko, Yin-Hao Su, Shun-Mao Yang, Tze-Hong Wong, Chun-Hsiung Huang
AB024. CT finding of blebs formation found in patients with pectus excavatum patients
Hsu-Kai Huang, Yi-Jhih Huang, Ying-Yi Chen, Shih-Chun Lee, Tsai-Wang Huang

Case Report

AB025. Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for an impending tension pneumomediastinum
Yu-Wei Liu, Jui-Ying Lee, Po-Chih Chang, Hsien-Pin Li, Shah-Hwa Chou
AB026. Disseminated pneumocytoma in 50-year-old woman, with malignancy like characteristic
Chi-Yu Liao, Hsu Chih Huang, Kuang Kuo Au, Wea-Lung Lin, Cheau-Feng Lin, Jang- Ming Su, Jiun-Yi Hsia, Chih-Yi Chen, Ming- Chih Chou
AB027. Benign metastasizing leiomyoma: a rare cause of diffuse pulmonary nodules
Yu Chen, Hung-I Lu, Chien-Ming Lo, Ming-Jang Hsie
AB028. Thoracoscopic management of incarcerated lung herniation after blunt chest trauma: a case report and literature review
Ting-Yen Chiang, Ming-Fang Yin, Shun-Mao Yang, Ke-Cheng Chen
AB029. Recurrent pulmonary inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor with pleural metastasis, case report and literature review
Yu Chen, Hung-I Lu, Chien-Ming Lo, Ming-Jang Hsie
AB030. Case report: a huge intrathoracic neoplasm discovered as an ectopic thymoma
Chung-An Yang, Chung-Ping Hsu, Cheng-Yen Chuang, Sen-Ei Shai, Shyh-Sheng Yang, Ming- Ching Lee, Chih-Hung Lin
AB031. Management of congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation in newborns
Chen-Yu Wu, Chao-Chun Chang, Yi-Ting Yen, Yau- Lin Tseng
AB032. Posterior mediastinal paravertebral Mullerian cyst resected by uniportal video- assisted thoracoscopic surgery: case report and review of literature
Ping-Chung Tsai, Yi-Chen Yeh, Po-Kuei Hsu, Yu- Chung Wu
AB033. Digital drainage system prevents pneumothorax after tubeless single port thoracoscopic lung resection
Hung-Che Chien, Po-Kuel Hsu
AB034. Endoscopic and laparoscopic intragastric resection of a gastrointestinal stromal tumor at the esophagogastric junction: case report and review of literature
Chih Yean Lum, Po-Kuei Hsu, Yu-Chung Wu
AB035. A silent remaining TIVAP catheter that migrated to branches of left pulmonary artery: case report and review of literature
Chih Yean Lum, Yu-Shan Lin, Po-Lin Chen, Po-Kuei Hsu, Yu-Chung Wu


The supplement “Abstract Book for the 16th Annual Meeting of Taiwan Association of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery”was commissioned by the Editorial office, Journal of Thoracic Disease without any sponsorship or funding. Yih-Sharng Chen, Jang-Ming Lee and Yin-Kai Chao served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the supplement.