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Difficult Decisions in Thoracic Surgery

An Evidence-Based Approach

  • Mark K. Ferguson

Part of the Difficult Decisions in Surgery: An Evidence-Based Approach book series (DDSURGERY, volume 1)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. Mark K. Ferguson
    Pages 1-13
  3. Evaluations and Decisions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 15-15
    2. Apoorva Krishna Chandar, Yngve Falck-ytter
      Pages 17-33
    3. Varun Puri, Bryan F. Meyers
      Pages 35-45
    4. Thomas K. Varghese Jr.
      Pages 47-57
    5. Joshua A. Hemmerich, Kellie Van Voorhis
      Pages 59-71
  4. Lung

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 73-73
    2. Alberto de Hoyos, Malcolm DeCamp
      Pages 85-98
    3. Alessandro Brunelli, Michele Salati
      Pages 99-107
    4. Jacob R. Moremen, DuyKhanh P. Mimi Ceppa
      Pages 109-124
    5. Arielle Hodari, Zane Hammoud
      Pages 125-135
    6. Kezhong Chen, Yun Li, Jun Wang
      Pages 137-152
    7. Benjamin E. Haithcock, Richard H. Feins
      Pages 177-185
    8. Anna L. McGuire, R. Sudhir Sundaresan
      Pages 207-228
    9. Christopher Wigfield, Sadeesh Srinathan
      Pages 239-250
    10. Axel Haverich, Christian Kuehn
      Pages 251-256
    11. Trevor Williams
      Pages 257-267
  5. Esophagus

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 269-269
    2. Gabriel D. Lang, Vani J. A. Konda
      Pages 271-285
    3. Hirofumi Kawakubo, Hiryoya Takeuchi, Yuko Kitagawa
      Pages 325-335
    4. Nasser K. Altorki, Brendon M. Stiles
      Pages 337-349
    5. Puja Gaur, Scott James Swanson
      Pages 365-375
    6. Brian C. Gulack, Matthew G. Hartwig, R. Duane Davis
      Pages 387-397
    7. Henner M. Schmidt, Donald E. Low
      Pages 399-412
    8. Shanda H. Blackmon, Laurissa Gann
      Pages 413-421
    9. Richard G. Berrisford, Samuel J. Ford
      Pages 423-428
  6. Diaphragm

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 447-447
    2. Françoise Le Pimpec-Barthes
      Pages 449-460
    3. Janet P. Edwards, Sean C. Grondin
      Pages 461-472
    4. Eitan Podgaetz, Rafael S. Andrade
      Pages 499-509
    5. Brant K. Oelschlager, Robert B. Yates
      Pages 511-528
  7. Airway

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 529-529
    2. Septimiu Murgu
      Pages 531-564
    3. Philipp Jungebluth, Paolo Macchiarini
      Pages 565-575

About this book

Introduction

The third edition of Difficult Decisions in Thoracic Surgery: An Evidence-Based Approach, devotes itself to looking at questions and decisions in general thoracic surgery that are difficult or controversial. Focused topics are explored, and readers will find pithy analyses and recommendations which are carefully given in accordance with the level of supporting evidence available.

 

Written by recognized experts in the field, Difficult Decisions in Thoracic Surgery: An Evidence-Based Approach 3rd edition is a timely reference source for practicing surgeons, surgeons in training, and educators that describes the recommended ideal approach, rather than customary care, in selected clinical situations. 

Editors and affiliations

  • Mark K. Ferguson
    • 1
  1. 1.SurgeryUniversity of ChicagoChicagoUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4471-6404-3
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4471-6403-6
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4471-6404-3
  • Series Print ISSN 2198-7750
  • Series Online ISSN 2198-7769
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