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American Society of Anesthesiologists physical status facilitates risk stratification of elderly patients undergoing thoracoscopic lobectomy

Ruoyu Zhang, Thomas Kyriss, Jürgen Dippon, Matthias Hansen, Enole Boedeker and Godehard Friedel.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology. 4599 words.

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Accurate risk assessments are particularly important for elderly patients being considered for...

Anastomosis of the thoracic duct and the azygos vein for the treatment of recurrent chylothoraxes

Hexiao Tang, Yuquan Bai, Wulin Shen and Jinping Zhao.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Medical Oncology; Surgical Oncology; Molecular Biology and Genetics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 787 words.

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Thoracic duct ligation is a widely accepted treatment option for chylothorax. This case report describes another treatment approach for recurrent...

Autofluorescence for the diagnosis of visceral pleural invasion in non-small-cell lung cancer

Hiromitsu Takizawa, Kazuya Kondo, Naoya Kawakita, Mitsuhiro Tsuboi, Hiroaki Toba, Koichiro Kajiura, Yukikiyo Kawakami, Shoji Sakiyama, Akira Tangoku, Atsushi Morishita, Yasushi Nakagawa and Toshiyuki Hirose.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology; Anatomy. 3285 words.

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This study was conducted to evaluate the accuracy of autofluorescence as a mode of diagnosis...

Clinical characteristics and advantages of primary peripheral micro-sized lung adenocarcinoma over small-sized lung adenocarcinoma

Wang-Yu Zhu, Lin-lin Tan, Zhao-yu Wang, Shan-jun Wang, Li-yun Xu, Wei Yu, Zhi-jun Chen and Yong-Kui Zhang.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

April 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Medical Oncology; Surgical Oncology; Transplant Surgery; Anatomy. 4264 words.

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Micro-sized lung adenocarcinoma with a tumour of 1.0 cm or less could help identify the patients who would undergo the surgery treatment with...

Colchicine for Prevention of Perioperative Atrial Fibrillation in patients undergoing lung resection surgery: a pilot randomized controlled study

Amal Bessissow, John Agzarian, Yaron Shargall, Sadeesh Srinathan, John Neary, Vikas Tandon, Christian Finley, Jeff S Healey, David Conen, Reitze Rodseth, Shirley Pettit, William Dechert, Otto Regalado, Chinthanie Ramasundarahettige, Saleh Alshalash and P J Devereaux.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology. 3657 words.

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We carried out a pilot randomized controlled study to determine the feasibility of a large...

Heart Failure

Roy S. Gardner, Theresa A. McDonagh and Niki L. Walker.

August 2014; p ublished online August 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Pathology; Clinical Skills; Complementary and Alternative Medicine; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Interventional Radiology; Surgical Skills; Transplant Surgery; Critical Care; Medical Oncology; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Medical Skills; Peri-operative Care; Palliative Medicine. 512 pages.

Heart failure is an important and ever expanding sub-speciality of cardiology, and many health care professional bodies are now developing specialist expertise in heart failure. With...

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The ideal use of dogs in medicine

Giuseppe Rescigno, John Hogan and Paula Strong.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

July 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Medical Oncology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 415 words.

Is central lung tumour location really predictive for occult mediastinal nodal disease in (suspected) non-small-cell lung cancer staged cN0 on 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography–computed tomography?

Herbert Decaluwé, Johnny Moons, Steffen Fieuws, Walter De Wever, Christophe Deroose, Alessia Stanzi, Lieven Depypere, Kristiaan Nackaerts, Johan Coolen, Maarten Lambrecht, Eric Verbeken, Dirk De Ruysscher, Johan Vansteenkiste, Dirk Van Raemdonck, Paul De Leyn and Christophe Dooms.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

July 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology. 4286 words.

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Current guidelines recommend preoperative invasive mediastinal staging in centrally located...

Long-term survival after complete resection of non-small-cell lung cancer in patients with interstitial lung disease

Keigo Sekihara, Keiju Aokage, Tomonari Oki, Tomokazu Omori, Shinya Katsumata, Takuya Ueda, Tomohiro Miyoshi, Masaki Goto, Shoko Nakasone, Tomohiro Ichikawa, Tomoyuki Hishida, Junji Yoshida, Kakeru Hisakane, Koichi Goto and Masahiro Tsuboi.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

April 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology. 3645 words.

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Patients with lung cancer and interstitial lung disease (ILD), usual interstitial pneumonia in...

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Mid-term survival outcome of single-port video-assisted thoracoscopic anatomical lung resection: a two-centre experience

Ching Feng Wu, Ricardo Fernandez, Mercedes de la Torre, Maria Delgado, Eva Fieira, Ching Yang Wu, Ming Ju Hsieh, Marina Paradela, Yun-Hen Liu and Diego Gonzalez-Rivas.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology. 3957 words.

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Single-port video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (SPVATS) anatomical resection has been shown...

Off-label use of thoracic aortic endovascular stent grafts to simplify difficult resections and procedures in general thoracic surgery

Tanja Walgram, Nicolas Attigah, Igor Schwegler, Markus Weber, Omer Dzemali, Christian Berthold, Dirk Wagnetz and Giovanni L Carboni.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

April 2018; p ublished online November 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology; Anatomy; Cardiovascular Medicine. 3739 words.

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Tumour infiltration, or gross infectious involvement of the thoracic aortic wall, poses a...

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Postoperative analgesia after pulmonary resection with a focus on video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery

Marzia Umari, Valentina Carpanese, Valeria Moro, Gaia Baldo, Stefano Addesa, Enrico Lena, Stefano Lovadina and Umberto Lucangelo.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Medical Oncology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology; Cardiovascular Medicine. 5700 words.

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Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery is a widespread technique that has been linked to improved postoperative respiratory function, reduced hospital...

Prognostic significance of immune-nutritional parameters for surgically resected elderly lung cancer patients: a multicentre retrospective study

Fumihiro Shoji, Naoko Miura, Taichi Matsubara, Takaki Akamine, Yuka Kozuma, Naoki Haratake, Shinkichi Takamori, Masakazu Katsura, Kazuki Takada, Gouji Toyokawa, Tomoyoshi Takenaka, Koji Yamazaki, Tatsuro Okamoto, Sadanori Takeo and Yoshihiko Maehara.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

March 2018; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology. 3685 words.

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The world’s population is rapidly ageing, and the age of patients with lung cancer will...

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Prognostic value of Twist, Snail and E-cadherin expression in pathological N0 non-small-cell lung cancer: a retrospective cohort study

Guanghui Wang, Wei Ma, Yun Li, Yuanzhu Jiang, Guoyuan Ma, Xiangwei Zhang, Long Meng and Jiajun Du.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology; Molecular Biology and Genetics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 3974 words.

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Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related death worldwide. The 5-year survival rate...

Re: Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery yields better outcomes than thoracotomy for anatomical lung resection in Brazil: a propensity score-matching analysis using the Brazilian Society of Thoracic Surgery database

Pierre-Emmanuel Falcoz.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Professional Development in Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery; Medical Oncology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology. 717 words.

Risk factors for postoperative complications and long-term survival in lung cancer patients older than 80 years

Haruaki Hino, Takahiro Karasaki, Yukihiro Yoshida, Takeshi Fukami, Atsushi Sano, Makoto Tanaka, Yoshiaki Furuhata, Junji Ichinose, Mitsuaki Kawashima and Jun Nakajima.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology. 3949 words.

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The number of octogenarian lung cancer patients undergoing radical surgery has been increasing...

Risk-adjusted performance evaluation in three academic thoracic surgery units using the Eurolung risk models

Cecilia Pompili, Yaron Shargall, Herbert Decaluwe, Johnny Moons, Madhu Chari and Alessandro Brunelli.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

July 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology. 3463 words.

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The objective of this study was to evaluate the performance of 3 thoracic surgery centres using...

Robotic double-sleeve resection of lung cancer: technical aspects

Xufeng Pan, Chang Gu, Jun Yang and Jianxin Shi.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

July 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology. 792 words.

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For centrally located lung cancer invading the bronchial orifice and pulmonary artery, double-sleeve resection is an alternative to pneumonectomy. We...

The role of the ground-glass opacity ratio in resected lung adenocarcinoma

Tsai-Wang Huang, Kuan-Hsun Lin, Hsu-Kai Huang, Yi-I Chen, Kai-Hsiung Ko, Cheng-Kuang Chang, Hsian-He Hsu, Hung Chang and Shih-Chun Lee.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology. 4204 words.

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The goal of this study was to investigate the role of the ground-glass opacity (GGO) ratio in...

Solid to ground-glass opacity ratio in lung adenocarcinomas: is it a new criterion for limited pulmonary resection?

Hasan Fevzi Batirel.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

August 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology. 915 words.