in Oxford Textbook of Fundamentals of Surgery
July 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .
Chapter. Subjects: Surgery. 2605 words.
The chapter begins with a description of the salivary glands, the composition of saliva, and the control of secretion by sympathetic and parasympathetic nerves. The oral, pharyngeal, and...
in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
August 2007; p ublished online August 2007 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 5838 words.
Though rare in incidence, chylothorax can lead to significant morbidity and mortality. Its occurrence corresponds to increased mortality following...