A narrative review offering an intensivists' viewpoint on specific cardiovascular sequela of double-lumen anaesthesia for pulmonary resections (and by extension, implantation of donor lungs) and other cardiothoracic and vascular operations.
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October 14, 2019
An extremely interesting research question abutting cardiac physiology, and a manuscript that may generate future additional clinical research.
October 12, 2019
These incredible findings are the result of an analysis of the New York State Department of Health Statewide Planning and Research Cooperative database. They represent over 99,000 major lung resections from 1995 to 2014.
October 9, 2019
Ex vivo lung perfusion was used in 25% of transplanted lungs in the Toronto program since 2008. This resulted in an increase in the number of transplanted patients without any degradation of long-term outcomes, including survival and freedom from chronic dysfunction.
September 27, 2019
Interesting to see the long term curative results of this randomized controlled trial.
September 25, 2019
Find it here: the Second International Conference on Sublobar Resections for Lung Cancer live on CTSNet.
September 25, 2019
This video demonstrates the authors’ experience performing a left pneumonectomy using the biportal VATS approach.
Prediction of Response to Anti-PD-1 Therapy in Patients With Non-small-cell Lung Cancer by Electronic Nose Analysis of Exhaled Breath
September 20, 2019
Immune checkpoint inhibitors have revolutionized treatment of non-small cell lung cancer. In this study, breath prophiles were collected from 143 patients and a single biomarker profile was created that detected responses to anti-PD-1 treatment with 89% accuracy.
September 19, 2019
Federico Venuta of the University of Rome in Italy presents a discussion on surgery for invasive lung cancer.
September 9, 2019
In this video, the authors demonstrate a robotic decortication for a trapped lung and a bilateral lung transplantation.