prof. dr. Lunxu Liu


West China Hospital of Sichuan University
Dept. of Thoracic Surgery

Professor Lunxu Liu is the Director of Department of Thoracic Surgery, West China Hospital of Sichuan University, Chengdu. It is a large volume hospital with approximately 1200 anatomical lung resections each year. Professor Lunxu Liu is considered a pioneer in performing complete video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) for lung cancer in Mainland China.

He also completed the first series of thoracoscopic bronchovascular double-sleeve lobectomy in the world. In his presentation he will talk about different aspects of lung surgery in China, technical aspects of (uni) portal VATS , Thoracoscopic brochovascular sleeve lobectomy and problem solving in difficult cases.