Name: Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos

Country: United Kingdom


University College London Hospitals UCLH

Phone no: 020 3456 6059

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562K John Astor House
3 Foley Street

Research Interests:

Epidemiology of lung cancer
Robotic Thoracic Surgery 
Inflammatory response in minimally invasive Thoracic Surgery



  1. Is brachytherapy effective for local recurrence control in sublobar resections for non-small-cell lung cancer? Patrini D, Lawrence D, Adams B, Panagiotopoulos N. Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg. 2015 Nov; 21(5):677-81.
  2. The application of Plasmajet Surgical System for the Thoracic Empyema decortication- A novel technique. Panagiotopoulos N, Patrini D, Shukla R, Hayward M, Lawrence D. Published on CTSnet (
  3. Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumour of the lung – A reactive lesion or a true neoplasm? Panagiotopoulos N, Patrini D, Gvinianidze L, Woo Wl, Borg E, Lawrence D. J Thorac Dis 2015.
  4. Congenital sternal cleft in an adult male not associated with cardiac defects or ectopia cordis. Pousios D, Panagiotopoulos N, Piyis Ann Thorac Surg. 2007 May; 83(5):1900.
  5. Does endoscopic treatment for early oesophageal cancers give equivalent oncological outcomes as compared with oesophagectomy? Fovos A, Jarral O, Panagiotopoulos N, Podas T, Mikhail S, Zacharakis E. Int J Surg. 2012;10(9):415-20. 2012 Jul
  6. Etiology and management of spontaneous haemothorax. Patrini D, Panagiotopoulos N, Pararajasingham J, Iqbal Y, Gvinianidze L, Lawrence D. J Thorac Dis 2015 Mar;7(3):520-6
  7. Diaphragmatic agenesis in an adult; diagnosis and surgical management. Pousios D, Panagiotopoulos N, Piyis A. Surg Today. 2010 Apr; 40(4):357-9. Epub 2010 Mar 26.
  8. Prevalence of Raynaud's phenomenon in young Greek males. Tzilalis V, Panagiotopoulos N, Papatheodorou G, Rallis E, Kassimos D. Clin Rheumatol. 2011 Jan; 30(1):57-9. Epub 2010 Dec 1.
  9. Iatrogenic tracheal rupture- the role of a thoracic surgeon. Panagiotopoulos N, Gulamhussein M, Patrini D, Shukla R, Lees M, Hayward M, Kolvekar S, Lawrence D. Int J Respir Pulm Med 2015, 2:4.ISSN: 2378-3516.
  10. The challenging management of hepatopulmonary fistulas. Panagiotopoulos N, Kontoravdis N, Lawrence D. J Thorac Dis. 2014 Sep;6(9):1336-9.