Tips and Tricks in Thoracic Surgery

  • Dakshesh Parikh
  • Pala B. Rajesh

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Lung

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Jörg Fuchs
      Pages 3-16
    3. Lawrence Okiror, Maninder Singh Kalkat, Pala B. Rajesh
      Pages 37-51
    4. Cheng He, Cliff K. C. Choong, Paul E. Van Schil
      Pages 53-63
    5. Mike Mulligan
      Pages 65-72
  3. Infections

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 73-73
    2. Dakshesh Parikh
      Pages 75-85
    3. Rajan Santhosham
      Pages 87-93
    4. Rajan Santosham
      Pages 109-123
    5. Dragan Subotic
      Pages 125-144
    6. Mustafa Yuksel, Nezih Onur Ermerak
      Pages 145-152
  4. Trauma

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 153-153
    2. Edward J. Caruana, Sridhar Rathinam
      Pages 155-174
    3. Eshan L. Senanayake, Timothy R. Graham
      Pages 175-184
  5. Thoracic Wall

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 185-185
    2. Maninder Singh Kalkat
      Pages 187-198
    3. Gregor J. Kocher, Ralph A. Schmid
      Pages 199-213

About this book


Thoracic surgery is a high-risk speciality and requires attention to detail. This book, compiled by expert surgeons from around the world, offers pearls of wisdom on how to improve the surgical outcome and how to reduce unnecessary complications. The book is designed so that it covers all common thoracic operations in both adults and children as well as dealing with much rarer indications. It includes a discussion on the complications of surgery and provides specific tips on how to avoid intra-operative and postoperative complications. Tips and Tricks in Thoracic Surgery is a fully illustrated, comprehensive text aimed at qualified and trainee thoracic surgeons.


Adult Thoracic Surgery Paediatric Toracic Surgery Surgery Surgical Complications Thoracic Surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • Dakshesh Parikh
    • 1
  • Pala B. Rajesh
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Pediatric SurgeryBirmingham Women’s and Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation TrustBirminghamUnited Kingdom
  2. 2.Regional Department of Thoracic SurgeryBirmingham Heartlands HospitalBirminghamUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London Ltd., part of Springer Nature 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4471-7353-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4471-7355-7
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