Lung Cancer

Patient Care Research

Clinical and medical research is part of HUG objectives.The development of successful and minimally invasive diagnostic and therapeutic strategies is the main mission for research in the division. Research activities are made possible through respect for the patient, as new technologies are sometimes imposing and as a result impressive.

Medical Activities

Pathologies Treated

The sternum, the 12 vertebrates and both sides of the ribs forming the rib cage. It holds and protects a large number of vital organs such as the lungs and constitutes, to this effect, a complex barrier to gaining access to treatments. Treating thoracic pathologies by opting for minimally invasive techniques is the mission of the Thoracic Surgery Division.