General Thoracic Surgery​

PhD student​ Topic Project title Place of employment Supervisors
Bo Laksafoss Holbek
​RCT of early and peroperative chest tube removal after VATS surgery
​Fast track and minimal invasive lung surgery
​Dept. of Cardiothoracic Surgery
​Henrik Kehlet, Rene Petersen, Henrik Jessen Hansen​​​​
Kirsten Gjeraa
​Non technical skills training in minimal invasive lung cancer surgery.

​Dept. of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Lars Konge, René Horsleben Petersen, Doris Østergaard

​Kåre Hornbech
​Prospective randomized controlled trial on no lymph node dissection versus systemic mediastinal lymph node dissection with en-bloc resection of lymph nodes and fatty tissue during pulmonary metastasectomy for colorectal cancer
​Lymph node dissection for patients with pulmonary metastases from colonic cancer
​Dept. of Cardiothoracic Surgery
​René Horsleben Petersen
​Maja Schick Sommer
​Lung Cancer perioperative rehabilitation RCT (PROLUCA trial).
​Rehabilitation RCT of early versus late physical training after lung cancer surgery.
​​Dept. of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Jesper Holst Pedersen, Klaus Richter Larsen, Henning Langberg
​Pernille Fevejle Cromhout​ ​Supplement to the EUROScore of social and behavioural factors

​Dept. of Thoracic Anaesthesiology ​Selina Kikkenborg Berg
​Tamim Haidari
​Validation and transfer studies on a newly developed virtual reality simulator for Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
​Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) lobectomy: Impact of clinical immersion and Virtual Reality Simulation Training on surgical skills in the operating room
​Dept. of Cardiothoracic Surgery
​René Horsleben Petersen and Lars Konge