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Research & Reviews  3,577 results

Oxygen Insufflation in Microlaryngoscopies
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04979533

Jan 26th, 2023 - High flow, low pressure oxygen will be supplied in microlaryngoscopy airway surgery. These procedures are usually performed with jet ventilation (UAB) or intermittent apnea (surgery centers). Jet ventilation provides oxygenation with limited venti...

Chest Wall Reconstruction
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1278722-print

Jan 25th, 2023 - History of the Procedure The history of chest wall reconstruction illustrates the challenges associated with this type of repair. In 1778, Aimar resected the first osteosarcoma of the ribs. In 1820, Cittadini reported a case of bony chest wall tum...

Chest Wall Reconstruction
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1278722-overview

Jan 25th, 2023 - History of the Procedure The history of chest wall reconstruction illustrates the challenges associated with this type of repair. In 1778, Aimar resected the first osteosarcoma of the ribs. In 1820, Cittadini reported a case of bony chest wall tum...

Chest Wall Reconstruction
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1278722-overview

Jan 25th, 2023 - History of the Procedure The history of chest wall reconstruction illustrates the challenges associated with this type of repair. In 1778, Aimar resected the first osteosarcoma of the ribs. In 1820, Cittadini reported a case of bony chest wall tum...

Transbronchial Biopsy
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1894323-overview

Jan 23rd, 2023 - Background Transbronchial biopsy is performed by pulmonologists to diagnose focal and diffuse lung diseases. Compared with open lung biopsy, transbronchial biopsy has lower morbidity and mortality. Biopsy of the lung was performed by means of open...

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Guidelines  7 results

Expert Statement: Pneumothorax Associated with One-Way Valve Therapy for Emphysema: 202...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8619763
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; van Dijk M, Sue R et. al.

Jun 2nd, 2021 - For selected patients with advanced emphysema, bronchoscopic lung volume reduction with one-way valves can lead to clinically relevant improvements of airflow obstruction, hyperinflation, exercise capacity, and quality of life. The most common com...

Appropriate Use of Point-of-Care Ultrasonography in Patients With Acute Dyspnea in Emer...
https://doi.org/10.7326/M20-7844
Annals of Internal Medicine; Qaseem A, Etxeandia-Ikobaltzeta I et. al.

Apr 27th, 2021 - The American College of Physicians (ACP) developed this guideline to provide clinical recommendations on the appropriate use of point-of-care ultrasonography (POCUS) in patients with acute dyspnea in emergency department (ED) or inpatient settings...

Pneumothorax and Pregnancy: A Systematic Review of the Current Literature and Proposal ...
https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0040-1702160
The Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon; Agrafiotis AC, Assouad J et. al.

Mar 22nd, 2020 - Spontaneous pneumothorax occurs rarely during pregnancy with less than 100 cases reported in the English literature. There is no strong evidence concerning the treatment of spontaneous pneumothorax during pregnancy and labor. The aim of this study...

Chinese expert consensus on echelons treatment of thoracic injury in modern warfare.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6171144
Military Medical Research; Zong ZW, Wang ZN et. al.

Oct 6th, 2018 - The emergency treatment of thoracic injuries varies of general conditions and modern warfare. However, there are no unified battlefield treatment guidelines for thoracic injuries in the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA). An expert consensus h...

Management of Spontaneous Pneumothorax and Post-Interventional Pneumothorax: German S3 ...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000490179
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Schnell J, Beer M et. al.

Jul 25th, 2018 - In Germany, 10,000 cases of spontaneous pneumothorax are treated inpatient every year. The German Society for Thoracic Surgery, in co-operation with the German Society for Pulmonology, the German Radiological Society, and the German Society of Int...

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Drugs  5 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  434 results

Oxygen Insufflation in Microlaryngoscopies
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04979533

Jan 26th, 2023 - High flow, low pressure oxygen will be supplied in microlaryngoscopy airway surgery. These procedures are usually performed with jet ventilation (UAB) or intermittent apnea (surgery centers). Jet ventilation provides oxygenation with limited venti...

EBUS-Miniprobes Sampling for Peripheral Lung Lesions
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03422744

Jan 18th, 2023 - Because of the more frequent use of thoracic imaging by ct-scan, there are a growing number of asymptomatic peripheral lung lesions that are revealed. As they could be a be an early form of pulmonary neoplasm, it is important for the patient that ...

Patient Reported Outcome (PRO) in CARDiac Surgery.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05684354

Jan 13th, 2023 - The French version of the QoR-15 scale as validated by Demumieux et al was used in this study. Eligible patients were given oral and written information the day before or the morning before surgery. After patient agreed to participate, the first Q...

Effect of Autologous Blood Patch Injection Versus BioSentry Hydrogel Tract Plug in the Reduction of Pneumothorax Risk Following Lung Biopsy Procedures
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02224924

Jan 13th, 2023 - This study will determine the rate of all pneumothoraces and those pneumothoraces requiring treatment following percutaneous lung biopsy in patients who have received ABPI or BioSentry at the end of the biopsy procedure. The data collected will be...

GRAvity- Versus Wall Suction-drIven Large Volume Thoracentesis: a rAndomized Controlled Study (GRAWITAS Study)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05131945

Jan 12th, 2023 - Aims and Objectives: The primary objective of this study is to compare gravity-driven versus wall suction-driven large volume therapeutic thoracentesis on the development of chest discomfort during the procedure. Expected Outcomes: We anticipate t...

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News  218 results

Buzz Kill: Lung Damage Looks Worse in Pot Smokers
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/984059

Nov 15th, 2022 - Scans of the lungs of pot users have turned up an alarming surprise: Regular smokers of marijuana appear to be at greater risk for lung damage than are people who smoke tobacco alone. Dr Giselle Revah "There's a public perception that marijuana is...

Thoracic Oncology and Chest Procedures Network
https://www.mdedge.com/chestphysician/article/258471/society-news/thoracic-oncology-and-chest-procedures-network

Oct 6th, 2022 - Pleural Disease Section Aspirate or wait: changing the paradigm for PSP care There is considerable heterogeneity in the management of primary spontaneous pneumothorax (PSP). Although observation for small asymptomatic PSP is supported by current g.

Surgery May Hold Benefit in Acute Unstable Chest Wall Injuries in Select Patients
https://www.medpagetoday.com/surgery/thoracicsurgery/100843

Sep 21st, 2022 - Patients with acute unstable chest wall injuries who were receiving mechanical ventilation experienced modest benefits with operative treatment, a randomized trial suggested. In a modified intention-to-treat analysis involving 207 patients, those ...

Life-Threatening Collapsed Lung: Survival Better With Prehospital Needle Insertion
https://www.medpagetoday.com/emergencymedicine/emergencymedicine/100264

Aug 17th, 2022 - For trauma patients who require emergent chest decompression, prehospital needle decompression (PHND) was associated with a lower risk of mortality compared with tube thoracostomy, a cohort study found. Those receiving PHND within 15 minutes of ar...

Consider Pulmonary Complications in Adult Cystic Fibrosis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/979034

Aug 10th, 2022 - Evolution in the management of cystic fibrosis has led to more patients surviving to adulthood, but data on the trends and comorbidities in adult patients, and the impact of disparities in access to care, have not been explored, according to a new...

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Patient Education  15 results see all →