Invited Commentary

  • Earle W. WilkinsJr.


A life span of 90 years provides an opportunity to look at the past, to compare surgery of the chest today and what it was like 25 or more years ago. Such a review should tell us what we have learned and what we do need to learn yet.


Pulmonary Resection Bronchogenic Carcinoma Mediastinal Lymph Node Dissection General Thoracic Surgery Left Main Stem Bronchus 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SurgeryMassachusetts General HospitalBostonUSA

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