Terms of Use

The copyright to information, photographs, illustrations and all other text and image contents posted on the Website of the Japanese Association for Thoracic Surgery (hereafter referred to as “the Website”) belongs to the Japanese Association for Thoracic Surgery (hereafter referred to as JATS) unless otherwise noted.


Data on this Website may not be diverted, duplicated, reprinted, distributed, excerpted or sold in part or in its entirety without the express permission of JATS, except if copied or saved for non-commercial as well as personal use or otherwise used as permitted under Japanese copyright law.



This Website may contain inaccuracies and errata due to technological error. In addition, information posted on the Website may be amended or renewed without prior notice. Accordingly, JATS may enhance and modify information details and programs posted on the Website at any time without notification.


JATS assumes no responsibility for any and all damages arising from the use of this Website (including use of hyperlinks to other locations or websites on the Internet) under all circumstances and with respect to all parties even in the case JATS is aware of the possibility of damage.


Privacy Policy

JATS complies with the Japanese laws and regulations pertaining to the protection and handling of personal information in those cases where it acquires, collects and stores such information. JATS makes every effort to ensure and improve personal information security.



Parties seeking to post articles on or link to JATS’s Website are asked to contact and apply through jats-adm@umin.ac.jp. The posting of links to the Website shall be considered and approved by the Homepage Internet Sub-committee.



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The Japanese Association for Thoracic Surgery

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