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General Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

General Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

Editor-in-Chief: Yutaka Okita

ISSN: 1863-6705 (print version)
ISSN: 1863-6713 (electronic version)

Journal no. 11748

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Editor-in-Chief
Yutaka Okita, Kobe

Associate Editor-in-Chief
Hiroshi Date, Kyoto
Takashi Nitta, Tokyo
Masanori Tsuchida, Niigata

Section Editors-in-Chief
Heart:
Hitoshi Yaku, Kyoto
Congential Heart: Kisaburou Sakamoto, Shizuoka
Chest: Hiroshi Date, Kyoto
Esophagus: Shoji Natsugoe, Kagoshima

Editorial Board
Hirokuni Arai, Tokyo
Kou Bando, Tokyo
Masayuki Chida, Tochigi
Yuichiro Doki, Osaka
Seiki Hasegawa, Hyogo
Hajime Ichikawa, Osaka
Norihiko Ikeda, Tokyo
Masayoshi Inoue, Kyoto
Hisashi Iwata, Gifu
Shingo Kasahara, Okayama
Junjiro Kobayashi, Osaka
Hiroyuki Kuwano, Gunma
Yoshiro Matsui, Sapporo
Goro Matsumiya, Kyoto
Kenji Minatoya, Kyoto
Tetsuya Mitsudomi, Osaka
Shigeki Morita, Fukuoka
Kenji Okada, Nagano
Morihito Okada, Hiroshima
Meinoshin Okumura, Osaka
Minoru Ono, Tokyo
Yoshikatsu Saiki, Sendai
Norihiko Shiiya, Shizuoka
Hideyuki Shimizu, Tokyo
Akira Shiose, Fukuoka
Takeshi Shiraishi, Fukuoka
Kenji Suzuki, Tokyo
Takaaki Suzuki, Saitama
Shuichiro Takanashi, Tokyo
Fumihiro Tanaka, Kitakyusyu
Akira Tangoku, Tokushima
Harushi Udagawa, Tokyo
Akihiko Usui, Nagoya
Masaaki Yamagishi, Kyoto
Ichiro Yoshino, Kyoto

Biostatisticians
Satoshi Morita, Kyoto
Toshiya Sato, Kyoto

Former Editors-in-Chief
Shinobu Miyamoto, 1953–1975
Masahiro Saigusa, 1976–1978
Tadashi Inoue, 1979–1982
Tatsuta Arai, 1983
Yukiyasu Sezai, 1984–1987
Tasuku Shoji, 1988–1991
Kozo Suma, 1992–1993
Shiaki Kawada, 1994
Yasuyuki Hosoda, 1995–1996
Hiromi Kurosawa, 1997–2000
Koichi Kobayashi, 2001–2002
Katsuhiko Tatsuno, 2003–2006
Shinichiro Miyoshi, 2007–2011

International Advisory Board
Anton E. Becker, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Edward L. Bove, Ann Arbor, USA
Gerald D. Buckberg, Los Angeles, USA
Joel D. Cooper, Philadelphia, USA
Joseph S. Coselli, Houston, USA
Delos M. Cosgrove III, Cleveland, USA
Tom R. DeMeester, Los Angeles, USA
Jean Deslauriers, Winnipeg, Canada
Stuart W. Jamieson, San Diego, USA
Joo Hyun Kim, Seoul, Korea
Nicholas T. Kouchoukos, St. Louis, USA
Yung-Chie Lee, Taipei, Taiwan
Patrick M. McCarthy, Chicago, USA
Bruce A. Reitz, Palo Alto, USA
H-J Schaefers, Homburg-Saar, Germany
Federico Venuta, Rome, Italy
Walter Weder, Zurich, Switzerland
William G. Williams, Toronto, Canada
Yi Long Wu, Guangzhou, P.R. China

The Japanese Association for Thoracic Surgery

Society President
Yutaka Okita, Kobe

Society Vice President
Kohei Yokoi, Nagoya

Congress President
Hirokuni Arai, Tokyo

Congress President Elect
Hiroshi Date, Kyoto

Congress Vice President
Akihiko Usui, Nagoya

Directors
Masayuki Chida, Tochigi
Shunsuke Endo, Tochigi
Norihiko Ikeda, Tokyo
Takeshi Nagayasu, Nagasaki
Shoji Natsugoe, Kagoshima
Hitoshi Ogino, Tokyo
Minoru Ono, Tokyo
Yoshikatsu Saiki, Sendai
Kisaburou Sakamoto, Shizuoka
Yoshiki Sawa, Osaka
Hideyuki Shimizu, Tokyo
Kazuo Tanemoto, Okayama
Akira Tangoku, Tokushima
Hitoshi Yaku, Kyoto
Ichiro Yoshino, Chiba

Inspectors
Kiyoyuki Eishi, Nagasaki
Kazuhiro Hashimoto, Tokyo
Yoshiro Matsui, Sapporo 

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