Revolutionary surgery for lung cancer

Dr Liberman into the operating room.

Dr Liberman into the operating room.

Credit: Production multimédia, CHUM.

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Dr. Liberman is leading a large international clinical to assess the effectiveness of a minimally invasive surgical approach for 150 patients with lung cancer.

The University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre (CRCHUM) is launching a major international clinical trial to test a minimally invasive and safer surgical approach for patients with lung cancer: video-assisted thoracoscopic (VATS) lobectomy with ultrasonic pulmonary artery sealing.

Read the press release on the CRCHUM Website.