Editorial Team

Honorary Editor-in-Chief

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Anthony P. Yim, MA(Cantab), MA, DM(Oxon), FRCS(Eng, Edin, Glasg)

Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery Ltd., Hong Kong, China

Editor-in-Chief

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Ling Lu, MD, PhD

Division of Liver Surgery, the First Affiliated Hospital of Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China

Associate Editor-in-Chief

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Hitoshi Igai, MD, PhD

Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Japanese Red Cross Maebashi Hospital, Maebashi, Gunma, Japan

Editorial Board

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Abbas E. Abbas, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery and Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
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Mark F. Berry, MD

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Falk Cardiovascular Research Center, Stanford, CA, USA
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Luca Bertolaccini, MD, PhD, FCCP

Department of Thoracic Surgery, IEO, European Institute of Oncology IRCCS, Milan, Italy
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Toyofumi Fengshi Chen-Yoshikawa, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
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Federico Coccolini, MD

General, Trauma and Emergency Surgery Department, Pisa University Hospital, Pisa, Italy
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Andrea Dell'Amore, MD, PhD

Thoracic Surgery and Lung Transplantation Unit, Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Science University Hospital, Padua, Italy
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Duilio Divisi

Department of MeSVA, University of L’Aquila, Thoracic Surgery Unit, “Giuseppe Mazzini Hospital” of Teramo, Italy
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Hitoshi Fujiwara, MD, PhD

Division of Digestive Surgery, Department of Surgery, Kyoto Prefectural University of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan
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József Furák

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
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Mattia Glauber

U.O. Cardiochirurgia Mininvasiva, Istituto Clinico Sant’Ambrogio, Gruppo San Donato, Milano, Italy
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Francesco Guerrera, MD

Unit of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, A.O.U. Città Della Salute e Della Scienza di Torino, Torino, Italy; Department of Surgical Sciences, Università Degli Studi di Torino, Turin, Italy
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Ho-Seong Han, MD, PhD

Department of Surgery, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, Bundang-gu, Seongnam-si, Gyeonggi-do, Korea
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Harald Hausmann, MD, PhD

Department of Cardiac and Vascular Surgery, Mediclin Herzzentrum Coswig, Lerchenfeld, Germany
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Fernando A. M. Herbella, MD

Department of Surgery, Escola Paulista de Medicina, Federal University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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Kyoji Hirai, MD

Department of thoracic surgery, Nippon Medical School Chiba Hokusoh Hospital, Chiba, Japan
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Hitoshi Hirose, MD

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
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Jeffrey Indes, MD, FACS

Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
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Marcelo F. Jimenez, MD, PhD

University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain; Department of Thoracic Surgery, Salamanca University Hospital, Salamanca, Spain
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Dragana Jovanovic, MD, PhD

Thoracic Oncology and Palliative Medicine, Internal Medicine Clinic "Akta Medica", Belgrade, Serbia
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Jae Jun Kim, MD

Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Uijeongbu St. Mary's Hospital, The Catholic University of Korea, College of Medicine, Korea
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Min P. Kim, MD, FACS

Department of Surgery and Cardiothoracic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, Houston Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
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Terumoto Koike, MD, PhD

Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata, Niigata, Japan
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Christopher Lau, MD

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY, USA
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Sofía Martin-Suarez

Division of Cardiac Surgery, IRCCS, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria di Bologna, Bologna, Italy
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Calvin S. H. Ng

Department of Surgery, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong, China
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Aung Y Oo, MBBS, FRCSEd(CTh), MD(Res)

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Bart Heart Centre, St Bartholomew’s Hospital, London, UK
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Alessandro Palleschi, MD

Thoracic Surgery and Lung Transplantation Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Ca’ Granda – Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
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Francesco Petrella, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
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Tullio Piardi, MD

Department of Surgery, HPB Unit, Robert Debré Hospital-University of Reims-Champagne Ardenne-Reims, France
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Calogera Pisano

Department of Cardiac Surgery, Tor Vergata University Hospital, Rome, Italy
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Bassam Redwan, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Klinikum Westfalen, Klinik am Park, Lünen, Germany
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Diyar Saeed

Department of Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center, Leipzig University, Leipzig, Germany
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Noriaki Sakakura, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Aichi Cancer Center Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
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Kenichi Suda, MD, PhD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Kindai University Faculty of Medicine
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Ryan M. Thomas, MD, FACS, FSSO

Department of Surgery, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
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Alper Toker, MD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, West Virginia University Heart and Vascular Institute, Morgantown, WV, USA
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Davide Tosi, MD

Thoracic Surgery and Lung Transplantation Unit, Fondazione I.R.C.C.S. Ca’ Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
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Dominique Vervoort, MD

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
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Benjamin Wei, MD

Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
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Ory Wiesel, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Maimonides Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, NY, USA
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Anna Witkowska, MD, PhD

Department of Cardiac Surgery, Central Clinical Hospital of the Ministry of Interior and Administration, Centre of Medical Postgraduate Education, Warsaw, Poland
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Yojiro Yutaka, MD, PhD

Department of Thoracic Surgery, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan

Managing Editor

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Zhigang Cao, MD, PhD

AME Publishing Company, Hongkong, China

Corresponding Editor

Grace S. Li

Editorial Office, AME Surgical Journal

Science Editors

Cherry Chen

Editorial Office, AME Surgical Journal

Jane J. Huang

Editorial Office, AME Surgical Journal

Teresa C. Lin

Editorial Office, AME Surgical Journal

Anne Y. Lu

Editorial Office, AME Surgical Journal

Julia Wang

Editorial Office, AME Surgical Journal