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Overview page. Subjects: Education.

Equivalent to Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework level 6, this is a qualification taken by students in Scotland who have achieved passes in Standard Grades at Credit level or...

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Sickle cell disease—pulmonary complications

Stephen Chapman, Grace Robinson, John Stradling, Sophie West and John Wrightson.

in Oxford Handbook of Respiratory Medicine

August 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology. 990 words.

Sickle cell anaemia is common in certain ethnic groups, with well-recognized systemic manifestations. In the lung, these include a higher incidence of pneumonia, asthma, pulmonary...

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Smoking cessation and surgery

Anthony Gibson.

in Smoking Cessation

P ublished online May 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology. 2451 words.

• Smokers attend for similar surgery 5 to 10 yrs younger than non-smokers. • Smokers spend more days in hospital and have a higher post-operative mortality than non-smokers. • Stopping...

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Smoking cessation and lung disease and COPD

Carlos A. Jiménez-Ruiz.

in Smoking Cessation

P ublished online May 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology. 2079 words.

• Smoking cessation should be an integral part of lung disease treatment. • Smokers with lung disorders can have specific smoking characteristics that make it difficult for them to quit:...

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Anterograde versus retrograde isolated lung perfusion with melphalan in the WAG-Rij rat

Sander Romijn, Jeroen M.H. Hendriks, Bart P. Van Putte, Joost Weyler, Gunther Guetens, Gert De Boeck G, Ernst A. De Bruijn and Paul E.Y. Van Schil.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

June 2005; p ublished online June 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology. 1822 words.

Objective: Isolated lung perfusion (ILuP) is an experimental technique currently tested to increase the 5-year survival of 40% after surgical resection of pulmonary metastases...

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Negative prognostic influence of micropapillary pattern in stage IA lung adenocarcinoma

Norifumi Tsubokawa, Takahiro Mimae, Shinsuke Sasada, Tomoharu Yoshiya, Takeshi Mimura, Shuji Murakami, Hiroyuki Ito, Yoshihiro Miyata, Haruhiko Nakayama and Morihito Okada.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

January 2016; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology. 3605 words.

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There is uncertainty as to which factors determine the aggressiveness of lung adenocarcinoma with a micropapillary pattern (MPP). The present...

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Intra-operative heparin release during lung surgery

Mahmoud Ashour, Waseem Hajjar, Khaled Al-Kattan, Mohammed Essa, Abed Al-Rhaman Al-Motrafi, Ahmed Al-Saddique and Abdelkareem El-Bakry.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2004; p ublished online May 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology. 2530 words.

Objectives: Heparin has long been thought to be biosynthesized and stored in the granules of mast cells that are most prevalent in the lungs and gastro-intestinal tract. In...

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Long-term results of lung volume reduction surgery

T. Fujimoto, H. Teschler, L. Hillejan, G. Zaboura and G. Stamatis.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

March 2002; p ublished online March 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology. 2924 words.

Objective: Lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS) is effective in the short and intermediate term for the improvement of pulmonary function and subjective symptoms in selected...

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Evaluation of isolated lung perfusion as neoadjuvant therapy of lung metastases using a novel in vivo pig model: I. Influence of perfusion pressure and hyperthermia on functional and morphological lung integrity

Ulrich F.W. Franke, Thorsten Wittwer, Marlene Lessel, Kai Liebing, Marc Albert, Valentin Becker, Harald Schubert and Thorsten Wahlers.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

October 2004; p ublished online October 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology. 4311 words.

Objective: Despite favorable experimental results and an encouraging early experience in humans, isolated lung perfusion (ILP) for treatment of metastases is still not...

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Similar radiopathological features, but different postoperative recurrence rates, between Stage I lung cancers arising in emphysematous lungs and those arising in nonemphysematous lungs

Kazuhiro Ueda, Junichi Murakami, Fumiho Sano, Masataro Hayashi, Kazuyoshi Suga and Kimikazu Hamano.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2015; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology. 4029 words.

OBJECTIVES

The aim of the present study was to clarify the differences between lung cancer arising in emphysematous lungs and that arising in...

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Invasive pulmonary aspergillosis: effects of early resection in a neutropenic rat model

J.M. Habicht, M. Preiss, J. Passweg, P. Dalquen, P. Matt, H. Adler, R. Frei and H.-R. Zerkowski.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

November 2002; p ublished online November 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology. 2911 words.

Objective: Invasive pulmonary aspergillosis is frequent in neutropenic patients. Usually localized in the beginning, the disease spreads and mortality is high despite...

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