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Are digital devices routinely useful in thoracic surgery or are they helpful only in selected cases?

Marco Chiappetta, Dania Nachira, Stefano Margaritora and Pierluigi Granone.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

July 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy. 656 words.

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Bilobectomy for lung cancer: contemporary national early morbidity and mortality outcomes

Pascal A. Thomas, Pierre-Emmanuel Falcoz, Alain Bernard, Françoise Le Pimpec-Barthes, Jacques Jougon, Laurent Brouchet, Gilbert Massard, Marcel Dahan and Anderson Loundou.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

February 2016; p ublished online November 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy. 4985 words.

OBJECTIVES

To determine contemporary early outcomes associated with bilobectomy for lung cancer and to identify their predictors using a nationally...

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Cardiac function in adults following minimally invasive repair of pectus excavatum

Sebastian Udholm, Marie Maagaard, Hans Pilegaard and Vibeke Hjortdal.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

May 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy. 3842 words.

OBJECTIVES

To study if minimally invasive repair of pectus excavatum (PE) in adult patients would improve cardiopulmonary function at rest and during...

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Chest pain control with kinesiology taping after lobectomy for lung cancer: initial results of a randomized placebo-controlled study

Andrea Imperatori, Annamaria Grande, Massimo Castiglioni, Laura Gasperini, Agnese Faini, Sebastiano Spampatti, Elisa Nardecchia, Lorena Terzaghi, Lorenzo Dominioni and Nicola Rotolo.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

August 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy. 5411 words.

OBJECTIVES

Kinesiology taping (KT) is a rehabilitative technique performed by the cutaneous application of a special elastic tape. We tested the safety and...

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<i>Ex vivo</i> lung perfusion in clinical lung transplantation—State of the art

Anders S.I. Andreasson, John H. Dark and Andrew J. Fisher.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

November 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Surgery; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Cardiovascular Medicine; Anatomy; Professional Development in Medicine; History of Medicine. 6779 words.

Ex vivo lung perfusion (EVLP) has emerged as a new technique for assessing and potentially reconditioning human donor lungs previously unacceptable for clinical transplantation...

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Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation as a bridge to lung transplantation: what lessons might we learn from volume and expertise?

Jeremiah W. Awori Hayanga, Alena Lira, Jonathan K. Aboagye, Heather K. Hayanga and Jonathan D'Cunha.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

April 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy. 3337 words.

OBJECTIVES

We sought to evaluate the effect of centre volume on survival when extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) is used as a bridge to lung...

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From the magic mountain to rocket science in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery

Ludwig K. von Segesser.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

September 2003; p ublished online September 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Anatomy; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Cardiovascular Medicine; History of Medicine. 986 words.

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Functional and postoperative outcomes after preoperative exercise training in patients with lung cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Raquel Sebio Garcia, Maria Isabel Yáñez Brage, Esther Giménez Moolhuyzen, Catherine L. Granger and Linda Denehy.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

September 2016; p ublished online May 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy. 8446 words.

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related death worldwide. For early stages of the disease, lung resection surgery remains the best treatment with curative intent, but significant...

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Graft dysfunction immediately after reperfusion predicts short-term outcomes in living-donor lobar lung transplantation but not in cadaveric lung transplantation

Toshiyuki Mizota, Mariko Miyao, Tetsu Yamada, Masaaki Sato, Akihiro Aoyama, Fengshi Chen, Hiroshi Date and Kazuhiko Fukuda.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

March 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy. 4566 words.

OBJECTIVES

Primary graft dysfunction (PGD) is a major cause of early morbidity and mortality after cadaveric lung transplantation (CLT). This study examined...

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The importance of phrenic nerve preservation and its effect on long-term postoperative lung function after pneumonectomy

Gregor J. Kocher, Jannie Lysgaard Poulson, Morten Rune Blichfeldt-Eckhardt, Bo Elle, Ralph A. Schmid and Peter B. Licht.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

April 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy; Surgery. 2270 words.

OBJECTIVES

The importance of phrenic nerve preservation during pneumonectomy remains controversial. We previously demonstrated that preservation of the...

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