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Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

adj. possessing the ability to respond to a stimulus. The cells of the retina, for example, are sensitive to the stimulus of light and respond by sending nerve impulses to the...

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Pulmonary metastatic melanoma — the survival benefit associated with positron emission tomography scanning

M.J.R. Dalrymple-Hay, P.D. Rome, C. Kennedy, M. Fulham and B.C. McCaughan.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

April 2002; p ublished online April 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia. 2499 words.

Objective: Positron emission tomography (PET) scanning is more sensitive at detecting metastatic disease than conventional radiological techniques. For patients with pulmonary...

Impact of a new definition of acute kidney injury based on creatinine kinetics in cardiac surgery patients: a comparison with the RIFLE classification

Jose M. Garrido, Angel M. Candela-Toha, Diego Parise-Roux, Mayte Tenorio, Victor Abraira, Jose M. del Rey, Beatriz Prada, Andrea Ferreiro and Fernando Liaño.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

March 2015; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Cardiovascular Medicine. 4539 words.

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Acute kidney injury (AKI) after cardiac surgery is associated with adverse patient outcome. A new definition and staging system for AKI based on...

Detection of disseminated tumor cells in mediastinoscopic lymph node biopsies and lymphadenectomy specimens of patients with NSCLC by quantitative RT-PCR

Xiao Tao Wang, Wulf Sienel, Stephan Eggeling, Corina Ludwig, Erich Stoelben, Johannes Mueller, Christoph A. Klein and Bernward Passlick.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

July 2005; p ublished online July 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Molecular and Cell Biology; Molecular Biology and Genetics. 4744 words.

Objective: Detection of disseminated tumor cells in mediastinoscopic biopsies could improve staging and might be helpful concerning indications for neoadjuvant therapy...

The size of mediastinal lymph nodes and its relation with metastatic involvement: a meta-analysis

Adrianus J. de Langen, Pieter Raijmakers, Ingrid Riphagen, Marinus A. Paul and Otto S. Hoekstra.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy. 2519 words.

Positron emission tomography with 18-fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG-PET) seems to be superior to computed tomography (CT) in staging the mediastinum in patients with non-small-cell lung cancer...

Detection of telomerase activity in bronchial lavage as an adjunct to cytological diagnosis in lung cancer

Erkan Dikmen, Murat Kara, Günnur Dikmen, Hüseyin Çakmak and Pakize Dogan.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

February 2003; p ublished online February 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Molecular and Cell Biology; Molecular Biology and Genetics. 2880 words.

Objective: Definitive diagnosis of lung cancer with conventional methods may sometimes be difficult in clinical practice. Telomerase is a ribonucleoprotein DNA polymerase that...

Peripheral small-sized (2 cm or less) non-small cell lung cancer with mediastinal lymph node metastasis; clinicopathologic features and patterns of nodal spread

Shun-ichi Watanabe, Makoto Oda, Yoshio Tsunezuka, Tetsuhiko Go, Yasuhiko Ohta and Go Watanabe.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Anatomy. 2506 words.

Objective: The diagnosis of small-sized (2 cm or less) non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) has increased with the development of computed tomography (CT), whereas unexpected...

Dopamine therapy for patients at risk of renal dysfunction following cardiac surgery: science or fiction?

Edwin B.C. Woo, Augustine T.M. Tang, Ahmed El Gamel, Brian Keevil, Donna Greenhalgh, Mark Patrick, Mark T. Jones and Timothy L. Hooper.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

July 2002; p ublished online July 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics; Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 3283 words.

Objectives: We aimed to evaluate the renoprotective role of renal-dose dopamine on cardiac surgical patients at high risk of postoperative renal dysfunction. The latter...

First experiences with the da Vinci™ operating robot in thoracic surgery

J. Bodner, H. Wykypiel, G. Wetscher and T. Schmid.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

May 2004; p ublished online May 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia; Respiratory Medicine and Pulmonology; Surgical Oncology; Gastroenterology; Anatomy. 3528 words.

Objectives: The da Vinci™ surgical robotic system was purchased at our institution in June 2001. The aim of this trial was to evaluate the applicability of the da Vinci™...