编者按：第24届亚洲心脏血管及胸腔外科学会（ASCVTS）暨第四届亚洲单孔胸腔镜论坛（ASPVS）在台北国际会议中心举行。来自意大利Istituto Clinico Sant Ambrogio的Mattia Glauber教授从2003年开始做微创心脏手术，一直致力于倡导，至今已经做了3000多例微创心脏手术。AME编辑部很荣幸邀请到Glauber教授接受我们的采访分享他对微创心脏手术的心得和体会，以及如何克服学习曲线。
1）Could you share with us your experience of minimally invasive heart surgery?
2）What’s the outcome of minimally invasive procedure in your hospital?
3）What are the challenges to do minimally invasive heart valve surgery?
4）What are the indications for minimally procedure for heart surgery?
5）Comparing to traditional open heart surgery, what are the pros and cons of minimally invasive heart valve surgery?
6）During your speech in yesterday, you mentioned about the “training program”. How the “training program” help to get over the learning curve?
Dr. Mattia Glauber was the Director of Cardio Thoracic Department Ospedale del Cuore Fondazione Monasterio Massa Italy from 2009 to 2014. In 2014 he was the director of Cardio Vascular Department in Humanitas Research Hospital. Now he is in Istituto Clinico Sant Ambrogio - Reaserch Hospital - Gruppo San Donato. His research interests include aortic root surgery, aortic surgery, off pump & Mini-Bypass, valve repair, heat failure, minimal invasive atrial fibrillation. Plus, Dr. Glauber also works hard on research job. He has published more than 200 peer-review articles.