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*  List of MeSH codes (E04)
... pulmonary surgical procedures MeSH E04.928.600.080 --- bronchoscopy MeSH E04.928.600.220 --- collapse therapy MeSH E04.928. ... surgical stapling MeSH E04.928.220 --- cardiac surgical procedures MeSH E04.928.220.220 --- cardiomyoplasty MeSH E04.928. ... cardiac surgical procedures MeSH E04.100.376.125 --- cardiomyoplasty MeSH E04.100.376.374 --- heart arrest, induced MeSH ... otologic surgical procedures MeSH E04.580.450.109 --- auditory brain stem implantation MeSH E04.580.450.220 --- cochlear ...
*  Aspiration
... a surgical procedure Pulmonary aspiration, the entry of secretions or foreign material into the trachea and lungs Vacuum ... a lung infection caused by pulmonary aspiration Aspiration thrombectomy, embolectomy where a thrombus is removed by suction ... aspiration, a pregnancy termination procedure Nasogastric intubation or nasogastric aspiration, the removal of the stomach's ...
*  Lung abscess
Surgical procedures are required in selective patients for drainage or pulmonary resection. Most cases respond to antibiotics ... Pulmonary abscess on CT scan Pulmonary abscess on CXR Pathology image of a lung abscess. A subpleural abscess. Broadspectrum ... "Pneumonia and Other Pulmonary Infections: Lung Abscess, Medscape". Archived from the original on 2008-03-21. Retrieved 2007-06- ... Pulmonary physiotherapy and postural drainage are also important. ...
*  Pulmonary embolism
... is treated with a surgical procedure known as a pulmonary thromboendarterectomy. Pulmonary emboli occur in more than 600,000 ... Surgical management of acute pulmonary embolism (pulmonary thrombectomy) is uncommon and has largely been abandoned because of ... On CT scan, pulmonary emboli can be classified according to level along the arterial tree. Segmental and subsegmental pulmonary ... The pulmonary embolism rule-out criteria (PERC) helps assess people in whom pulmonary embolism is suspected, but unlikely. ...
*  Lung transplantation
... or pulmonary transplantation is a surgical procedure in which a patient's diseased lungs are partially or ... As with any surgical procedure, there are risks of bleeding and infection. The newly transplanted lung itself may fail to ... Pulmonary Hypertension: A Patient's Survival Guide 3rd edition p. 126 Rundle, Rhonda L. (2 January 2003). "New Blood Procedure ... "What Is the Surgical Procedure?". American College of Chest Physicians. October 2005. Archived from the original on 25 ...
*  Kazi Mobin-Uddin
... with deep vein thrombosis required a high-risk invasive surgical procedure to prevent thrombus embolization to the pulmonary ... Mobin-Uddin K, McLean R, Bolooki H, Jude JR (1969). "Caval interruption for prevention of pulmonary embolism: Long-term results ...
*  PVA
... a skin disease Pulmonary vein ablation, a surgical procedure of the heart Paralyzed Veterans of America, a charity service ...
*  PVI
... another name for pulmonary vein ablation, a surgical procedure to treat atrial fibrillation. Other Paul VI Catholic High School ... a subsidiary of PetroVietnam Medicine Pleth variability index Pulmonary vein isolation, ...
*  Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension
3-year survival in patients with CTEPH who do not undergo the surgical procedure of pulmonary endarterectomy (PEA). Recent data ... Currently, there are three recognised targeted treatment options available: pulmonary endarterectomy (PEA), balloon pulmonary ... Kim, Nick H. (August 2016). "Group 4 Pulmonary Hypertension: Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension: Epidemiology, ... "Surgical management and outcome of patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension: results from an international ...
*  Blalock
... surgical procedure used to increase pulmonary blood flow Blalock-Hanlon procedure, a form of heart surgery. ...
*  Charles Evans (businessman)
... and a surgical procedures suite names the Charles Evans Procedures Room in his honor. In 2009, through a $1 million gift from ... A rehabilitation exercise facility for cardiac and stroke patients was named the Charles Evans Pulmonary Rehabilitation Gym, ...
*  Blalock-Taussig shunt
The Blalock-Thomas-Taussig shunt (commonly called the Blalock-Taussig shunt) is a surgical procedure used to increase pulmonary ... The Blalock-Thomas-Taussig shunt may be used as the first step in the Fontan procedure. The procedure is no longer in use in ... Some centers now use a shunt directly from the right ventricle to the pulmonary artery, a Sano shunt. This is done to avoid the ... In modern surgery, this procedure is temporarily used to direct blood flow to the lungs and relieve cyanosis while the infant ...
*  Embolectomy
... see pulmonary embolism). Surgical embolectomy for massive pulmonary embolism (PE) has become a rare procedure and is often ... Surgical or catheter embolectomy is normally performed in patients with pulmonary embolism (formed from venous embolisms). ... treatments have improved urgent surgical embolectomy or catheter embolectomy may be a life saving procedure in severe pulmonary ... Surgical embolectomy is the simple surgical removal of a clot following incision into a vessel by open surgery on the artery. ...
*  Ventricular septal defect
Large VSD with pulmonary hypertension 4. VSD with aortic regurgitation For the surgical procedure, a heart-lung machine is ... causing pulmonary hypertension with its associated symptoms. In serious cases, the pulmonary arterial pressure can reach levels ... Percutaneous endovascular procedures are less invasive and can be done on a beating heart, but are only suitable for certain ... b) Surgical exposure is achieved through the right atrium. The tricuspid valve septal leaflet is retracted or incised to expose ...
*  Glen Lake Sanatorium
In 1922, Glen Lake Sanatorium doctors first adopted and performed a surgical procedure known as artificial pneumothorax, which ... collapsed the lung affected by pulmonary tuberculosis. Collapse inhibited the proliferation of tubercle bacilli and stimulated ... 1934: An addition to the East Wing added surgical suites, occupational and therapy rooms, and classrooms. This building was the ...
*  Postoperative nausea and vomiting
... complications such as pulmonary aspiration of gastric content and might endanger surgical outcomes after certain procedures, ... Due to the length of the procedure, abdominal and laparoscopic are at a higher risk for PONV. Procedures in ENT have an ... Postoperative nausea and vomiting results from patient factors, surgical factors, and anesthetic factors. It has been proven ...
*  Pulmonary thrombectomy
Mechanical thrombectomies can be surgical (surgical thrombectomy) or percutaneous (percutaneous thrombectomy). Surgical ... PTEs are done on a nonemergency basis while pulmonary thrombectomies are typically done as an emergency procedure. PTEs ... Recently, in selected patients, they have gone through a resurgence with the revision of the surgical technique. Pulmonary ... In thoracic surgery, a pulmonary thrombectomy, is an emergency procedure that removes clotted blood (thrombus) from the ...
*  Bullectomy
... is a surgical procedure in which dilated air-spaces in lung parenchyma are removed. Common causes of dilated air- ... Meyers BF, Patterson GA (July 2003). "Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. 10: Bullectomy, lung volume reduction surgery, and ... spaces or bullae include chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and emphysema. Patients with giant bullae filling half the ... transplantation for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease". Thorax. 58 (7): 634-8. PMC 1746734 . PMID 12832685. ...
*  Vein stripping
... and pulmonary embolism Nerve injury leading to numbness or weakness in affected area Infection List of surgical procedures ... Vein stripping is a surgical procedure done under general or local anaesthetic to aid in the treatment of varicose veins and ... An overnight hospital stay is sometimes required, although some clinics may do it as a day surgery procedure. Patients may be ...
*  Damus-Kaye-Stansel procedure
... procedure is a cardiovascular surgical procedure used as part of the repair of some congenital heart defects. This procedure ... In the original DKS procedure, surgeons separated the main pulmonary artery (MPA) just below the point where it divides into ... the procedure allows blood to flow from the left ventricle to the aorta. The DKS procedure is named for three physicians - Paul ... "The clinical outcomes of Damus-Kaye-Stansel procedure according to surgical technique". Korean Journal of Thoracic and ...
*  Decellularized homografts
... an extensive surgical procedure in which the diseased aortic valve is replaced by the patient`s pulmonary valve (autograft). ... Decellularised aortic homografts (DAH) for aortic valve replacement and decellularised pulmonary valves (DPH) for pulmonary ... The pulmonary valve then needs to be replaced by a heart valve prosthesis. A drawback of this method is that it can frequently ... and the pulmonary valve prosthesis, often a conventional cryopreserved homograft, is subject to the same rate of degeneration ...
*  Biofluid dynamics
and has immense applications in the field of diagnosing, treating and certain surgical procedures related to the disorders/ ... The tricuspid valve, right heart (right ventricle), pulmonary valve, pulmonary artery, lungs, pulmonary veins and right heart ... The pulmonary circulation system consists of the network of blood vessels from the right heart to the lungs and back to the ... The pulmonary and systemic circulations take the blood through large arteries first and then branches into smaller arteries ...
*  Impedance cardiography
In the United States, it is estimated that at least two million pulmonary artery catheter monitoring procedures are performed ... annually, most often in peri-operative cardiac and vascular surgical patients, decompensated heart failure, multi-organ failure ... In addition, this technique is costly (several hundred dollars per procedure) and requires a skilled physician and a sterile ... While noninvasive hemodynamic monitoring can be used in patients who previously required an invasive procedure, the largest ...
*  Endarterectomy
... may be amenable to pulmonary thromboendarterectomy of the pulmonary artery. This is a highly specialized procedure. Atherectomy ... Endarterectomy is a surgical procedure to remove the atheromatous plaque material, or blockage, in the lining of an artery ... Endarterectomy is also used as a supplement to a vein bypass graft at the sites of surgical anastomosis. Pulmonary hypertension ... The procedure is widely used on the carotid artery of the neck as a way to reduce the risk of stroke, particularly when the ...
*  Glenn procedure
... is a palliative surgical procedure performed for patients with Tricuspid atresia. It is also part of the ... Fontan procedure). It connects the superior vena cava to the right pulmonary artery. Downs Heart Group. "Blalock, Glenn & ... This procedure has been largely replaced by Bidirectional Glenn procedure ( ... ISBN 1-4160-2450-6. Yuan SM, Jing H (2009). "Palliative procedures for congenital heart defects". Arch Cardiovasc Dis. 102 (6-7 ...