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Small Cell Lung Cancer Staging
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2006716-overview

Jun 24th, 2022 - TNM Classification for Small Cell Lung Cancer The American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) tumor/node/metastasis (TNM) classification, anatomic stages, and prognostic groups for small cell lung cancer are provided below. [1] See Small Cell Lung C...

Small Cell Lung Cancer Staging
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2006716-overview

Jun 24th, 2022 - TNM Classification for Small Cell Lung Cancer The American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) tumor/node/metastasis (TNM) classification, anatomic stages, and prognostic groups for small cell lung cancer are provided below. [1] See Small Cell Lung C...

Small Cell Lung Cancer Staging
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2006716-print

Jun 24th, 2022 - The American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) tumor/node/metastasis (TNM) classification, anatomic stages, and prognostic groups for small cell lung cancer are provided below.[1] See Small Cell Lung Cancer: Beating the Spread, a Critical Images sl...

Deep Breathing Exercise With Incentive Spirometer Started in the Preoperative Period
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05428722

Jun 23rd, 2022 - Open cardiac surgery is an important treatment method that is frequently used in the treatment of complicated atherosclerotic ischemic heart disease and heart valve diseases. Complications after cardiac surgery include; supraventricular tachycardi...

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Guidelines  1 results

AARC Clinical Practice Guideline: Effectiveness of Pharmacologic Airway Clearance Thera...
https://doi.org/10.4187/respcare.04165
Respiratory Care; Strickland SL, Rubin BK et. al.

Jun 27th, 2015 - Aerosolized medications are used as airway clearance therapy to treat a variety of airway diseases. These guidelines were developed from a systematic review with the purpose of determining whether the use of these medications to promote airway cle...

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Drugs  13 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  456 results

Deep Breathing Exercise With Incentive Spirometer Started in the Preoperative Period
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05428722

Jun 23rd, 2022 - Open cardiac surgery is an important treatment method that is frequently used in the treatment of complicated atherosclerotic ischemic heart disease and heart valve diseases. Complications after cardiac surgery include; supraventricular tachycardi...

Preoperative RESpiratory Training and MOBilization to Prevent Postoperative Pulmonary Complications in Patients Undergoing Thoracic Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05416411

Jun 21st, 2022 - Postoperative pulmonary complications (PPCs) are the most frequent complications occurring in patients undergoing thoracic surgery and they are associated with prolonged hospital stay, decreased survival and expanding medical costs. Implementation...

Lung and Diaphragm Ultrasound in the Early Postoperative Course Following Lung Transplantation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04891094

Jun 1st, 2022 - Lung transplantation remains a high risk procedure. Common complications in the early postoperative course are, among others, primary graft dysfunction (PGD), hemorrhage, anastomosis insufficiency leading to pneumothorax, pneumonia, atelectasis an...

The Effect of Different Positions in Children After Cardiac Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05393128

May 26th, 2022 - Convenient ventilation management after pediatric cardiac surgery and the positioning of the patient helps to reduce the maximum intrathoracic pressure and venous stasis of the trunk and upper extremities that facilitates the drainage of the blood...

Evaluation of Postoperative Ventilation Distribution With Electrical Impedance Tomography
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05389735

May 25th, 2022 - Postoperative patients require respiratory management . It is known that the intrapulmonary ventilation distribution becomes uneven due to dorsal atelectasis and ventral hyperinflation during mechanical ventilation management, but the incidence in...

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News  64 results

What Is the Most Likely Cause of This Patient's Fever?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/956963

Aug 20th, 2021 - Dr Douglas Paauw A 63-year-old man undergoes cardiac bypass surgery. He is able to be extubated at 8 hours. The next morning he has a fever to 38.5°C His exam shows no redness at the surgical site, or at his IV sites. His lung exam is unremarkable...

What is the most likely cause of this patient’s fever?
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/244483/interventional-cardiology-surgery/what-most-likely-cause-patients
Douglas S. Paauw, MD

Aug 19th, 2021 - A 63-year-old man undergoes cardiac bypass surgery. He is able to be extubated at 8 hours.

18-year-old woman • chest pain • shortness of breath • electrocardiogram abnormality • Dx?
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/240056/pulmonology
MDedge Family Medicine; Cassie Tran, MD, William Haas, MD et. al.

May 13th, 2021 - THE CASE An 18-year-old woman with no significant past medical history presented to the emergency department complaining of midsternal chest pain and mild shortness of breath, which had been intermittent for the past several months. She denied any.

Persistent cough and dyspnea
https://www.mdedge.com/severe-asthma-challenge-center/article/238048/severe-asthma/persistent-cough-and-dyspnea

Apr 1st, 2021 - Based on the patient’s history of asthma, physical examination, and radiograph findings, a diagnosis of right middle lung collapse was determined. Right middle lobe syndrome (RMLS) refers to chronic or recurrent atelectasis in the right middle lob.

Lungs Clear but Still Not Well Post-COVID
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/covid19/90604

Jan 8th, 2021 - Persistent lung problems were seldom seen in the months after COVID-19, whereas fatigue and deconditioning persisted for many, a study affirmed. Routine follow-up chest imaging showed persistent infiltrate or atelectasis at a median of 75 days aft...

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Patient Education  4 results see all →