Here you can find my updated publications including originals, reviews, and several case reports/case series  about surgical challenges.

  1. Galvez C, Navarro-Martinez J, Bolufer S, Lirio F, Sesma J, Corcoles JM. Nonintubated uniportal VATS pulmonary anatomical resections. J Vis Surg 2017.

  2. Wang ML, Galvez C, Chen JS, Navarro-Martinez J, Bolufer S, Hung MH, Hsu HH, Cheng YJ. Non-intubated single-incision video-assisted thoracic surgery: a two-center cohort of 188 patients. J Thorac Dis 2017;9(8):2587-2598.

  3. Galvez C, Lirio F , Sesma J, Baschwitz B, Bolufer S. Single-incision VATS left-lower lobe anterior segmentectomy (S8). J Vis Surg 2017; 3:114.

  4. Galvez C, Navarro-Martinez J, Bolufer S, et al. Awake non-intubated single-incision VATS lobectomy after induction chemotherapy and mediastinoscopy. Indian J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2017.

  5. Bolufer S, Coves MD, Galvez C, Villalona GA. Intraoperative nerve monitoring in laryngotracheal surgery. Cir Esp 2017; Apr 23, pii: S0009-739X(16)30199-3.

  6. Galvez C, Navarro-Martinez J, Bolufer S, Sesma J, Lirio F, Galiana M, Rivera MJ. Non-intubated uniportal left-lower lobe upper segmentectomy (S6). J Vis Surg 2017;3:48.

  7. Galvez C, Sesma J, Lirio F, Bolufer S, Baschwitz B. Single-incision VATS right-upper lobe posterior segmentectomy (S2). CTSNet.

  8. Martin-Ucar AE, Aragon J, Bolufer S, Galvez C, Luo Q, Perez-Mendez I, Sihoe A, Socci L.  The influence of prior multiport experience on the learning curve for single-port thoracoscopic lobectomy: a multicentre comparative study. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2017; 15.

  9. Galvez C, Sesma J, Bolufer S, Lirio F, Navarro-Martinez J, Galiana M, Baschwitz B, Rivera MJ. Single-incision video-assisted anatomical segmentectomy with handsewn bronchial closure for endobronchial lipoma. Ann Transl Med 2016;4(15):284.

  10. Font MC, Navarro-Martinez J, Nadal SB, Munoz CG, Galiana-Ivars M, Montero PC. Continuous Analgesia Using a Multi-Holed Catheter in Serratus Plane for Thoracic Surgery. Pain Physician. 2016 May;19(4):E684-6.

  11. Alonso-Gracia FJ, Navarro-Martinez J, Galvez C, River-Cogollos MJ, Sgattoni C, Tari-Bas IM. Single-port video-assisted thoracic surgery in an awake patient. Rev Esp Anestesiol Reanim. 2015 Aug 19

  12. Galvez C, Bolufer S, Navarro-Martinez J, Lirio F, Corcoles JM, Rodriguez-Paniagua JM. Non-intubated video-assisted thoracic surgery management of secondary spontaneous pneumothorax. Ann Transl Med 2015;3(8):104. doi: 10.3978/j.issn.2305-5839.2015.04.24

  13. Navarro-Martínez J, Gálvez C, Rivera-Cogollos MJ, Galiana-Ivars M, Bolufer S, Martínez-Adsuar F. Intraoperative crisis resource management during a non-intubated video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery. Ann Transl Med 2015;3(8):111. doi: 10.3978/j.issn.2305-5839.2015.04.14

  14. Galvez C, Navarro-Martinez J, Bolufer S, Lirio F, Mafe JJ, Rivera MJ, Roca J, Baschwitz B. Benefits of awake uniportal pulmonary resection in a patient with a previous contralateral lobectomy. Ann Transl Med 2014;2(9):93.

  15. Galvez C, Navarro-Martinez J, Bolufer S. Reply to the editor. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Aug;148(2):755.

  16. Galvez C, Bolufer S, Navarro-Martinez J, Lirio F. Awake uniportal video-assisted thoracoscopic metastasectomy after a nasopharyngeal carcinoma. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014 Mar;147(3):e24-6.

  17. Córcoles JM, Bolufer S, Kurowski K, Galvez C, Rodríguez JM. Utilidad y versatilidad del titanio para la reconstrucción de la pared torácica. Cir Esp 2014; 92(2).89-94.

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Medicine Degree at Miguel Hernández University, Elche, Spain, 2001-2007.

Extraordinary University Award in Medicine Degree, 2001-2007.

Thoracic Surgery Residency at University General Hospital Alicante, 2008- 2013.

Thoracic Surgeon Consultant at University General Hospital Alicante, from 2013-nowadays.

Thoracic Surgeon Consultant and Cofounder at CITMIA, Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery Unit, from 2013-nowadays.

PhD in Medicine, Miguel Hernández University, Elche, Spain, 2013-2017.

Tutor of Residents at University General Hospital Alicante, 2018-nowadays

Member of Teaching Committee of the Spanish Society of Thoracic Surgery (SECT), 2018-nowadays

Member of Thoracic Surgery Section at Spanish Association of Surgeons (AEC), 2019.

Thoracic Surgeon Observer at Massachussets General Hospital, Boston (USA), 2012.

Thoracic Surgeon Observer at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Nueva York (USA), 2012.

Thoracic Surgeon Observer at National Taiwan University Hospital, Taipei (Taiwan), 2016.

Thoracic Surgery Director, XIV Congress of the Spanish Society of Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery (SECLA). 2016 

Reviewer of “European Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery”, "Revista Española de Anestesiologia y Reanimacion" and "Journal of Thoracic Disease".

Editorial Board Member of “Journal of Respiratory Research”.

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