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*  Chest tube
Miller, DL (2016). "Digital Drainage System Reduces Hospitalization After Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery Lung Resection ... 2009). "Chest tube selection in cardiac and thoracic surgery: a survey of chest tube-related complications and their management ... 2000). "A method for mediastinal drainage after cardiac procedures using small silastic drains". The Annals of Thoracic Surgery ... Additional contraindications include scarring in the pleural space (adhesions). A common complication after thoracic surgery ...
*  Catamenial pneumothorax
Video-assisted thoracoscopy is used for confirmation. Catamenial pneumothorax is the most common form of thoracic endometriosis ... Surgery, hormonal treatments and combined approaches have all been proposed, with variable results in terms of short and long ... Thoracic endometriosis syndrome: new observations from an analysis of 110 cases. Am J Med 1996; 100: 164-70. PMID 8629650 ... Endometrial tissue attaches within the thoracic cavity, forming chocolate-like cysts. Generally the parietal pleura is involved ...
*  Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery
... (VATS) is a type of thoracic surgery performed using a small video camera that is ... Needlescopic video-assisted thoracic surgery for reversal of thoracic sympathectomy. Interact CardioVasc Thorac Surg 2012;14: ... Video-assisted thoracic surgery in spontaneous pneumothorax. Can Respir J 2002;9:122-127 Calvin SH Ng, Song Wan, Tak Wai Lee, ... Video-assisted Thoracic Surgery for Pneumothorax in LAM. Heart Lung Circ 2007;16: 300-302 Calvin SH Ng, Innes YP Wan, Anthony ...
*  Extramedullary hematopoiesis
Ng CS, Wan S, Lee TW, Sihoe AD, Wan IY, Arifi AA, Yim AP (May 2002). "Video-assisted thoracic surgery for mediastinal ...
*  Thymectomy
Jun 2010). "Video-assisted thoracic surgery thymectomy: the better approach". Ann Thorac Surg. 89 (6): S2135-41. doi:10.1016/j. ... Video-assisted approaches, such as laparoscopic surgery, are increasingly prescribed since the less invasive nature of the ... List of surgeries by type Calhoun R, et al. (1999). "Results of transcervical thymectomy for myasthenia gravis in 100 ... used for most open-heart surgery. It is espoused by surgeons such as Alfred Jaretzki and is the most commonly performed ...
*  Lung cancer
ISBN 978-0-07-179672-9. Alam, N; Flores RM (July-September 2007). "Video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) lobectomy: the ... Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) and VATS lobectomy use a minimally invasive approach to lung cancer surgery. VATS ... Postoperative thoracic radiotherapy generally should not be used after curative intent surgery for NSCLC. Some people with ... In NSCLC, samples are taken of nearby lymph nodes during surgery to assist staging. If stage II or III disease is confirmed, ...
*  Raja M. Flores
Flores, RM (Apr 2010). "Video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) lobectomy: focus on technique". World J Surg. 34 (4): 616-20. ... Flores, RM (Apr 2010). "Video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) lobectomy: focus on technique". World J Surg. 34 (4): 616-20. ... "Lobectomy by video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) versus thoracotomy for lung cancer". J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 138 (1): 11- ... "Lobectomy by video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) versus thoracotomy for lung cancer". J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 138 (1): 11- ...
*  VATS lobectomy
Thoracic surgery Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery American College of Chest Physicians; Health and Science Policy Committee ... January 2007). "Video-assisted thoracic surgery lobectomy for lung cancer is associated with less immunochemokine disturbances ... Casali G, Walker WS (March 2009). "Video-assisted thoracic surgery lobectomy: can we afford it?". Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 35 ( ... Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) lobectomy is an approach to lung cancer surgery. Anatomic lung resection, i.e. ...
*  Pathology
... or video-assisted thoracic surgery. These tests can be necessary to diagnose between infection, inflammation, or fibrotic ... Histopathological examination of tissues starts with surgery, biopsy, or autopsy. The tissue is removed from the body of an ... pathology that deals with diagnosis and characterization of neoplastic and non-neoplastic diseases of the lungs and thoracic ...
*  Pulmonary pathology
... or video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS). The diagnosis of inflammatory or fibrotic diseases of the lungs is considered by ... which deals with the diagnosis and characterization of neoplastic and non-neoplastic diseases of the lungs and thoracic pleura ...
*  Cardiothoracic anesthesiology
Fellows are trained to manage all type of thoracic surgeries which include video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), open ... It deals with the anesthesia aspects of care related to surgical cases such as open heart surgery, lung surgery, and other ... Some of the cardiac surgeries they train for include the following: coronary artery bypass surgery (CABG) both on ... mechanical ventricular assist device (VAD) placement, thoracic aortic aneurysm repair, aortic dissection repair, heart ...
*  Thoracoscopy
Thoracic surgery Cardiothoracic surgery Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery VATS lobectomy "thoracoscopy" at Dorland's Medical ... Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) is a surgical operation involving thoracoscopy, usually performed by a thoracic ... "The diagnosis efficacy and safety of video-assisted thoracoscopy surgery (VATS) in undefined interstitial lung diseases: A ... He used a cystoscope to examine the thoracic cavity, developing his technique over the next twenty years. Today, thoracoscopy ...
*  Solitary pulmonary nodule
... via thoracotomy or video-assisted thoracic surgery) to confirm the diagnosis by microscopical examination. In selected cases, ... such as the Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery) is appropriate (provided that the patient is fit for surgery). For cases in ... American College of Chest Physicians and American Thoracic Society. Retrieved 6 January 2013 , which cites Smith-Bindman, R; ... American College of Chest Physicians and American Thoracic Society. Retrieved 6 January 2013 , which cites MacMahon, H; Austin ...
*  Joshua Sonett
Sonett and his team at Columbia are leaders developing and teaching techniques in Video Assisted Thoracic Surgery (VATS) and ... He is instrumental in making the Thoracic Surgery program at Columbia University one of the best in the US and is one of the ... The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, October 2004. Expression of syndecan-1 and expression of epidermal growth factor receptor are ... Joshua R. Sonett MD FACS is the Chief of General Thoracic Surgery, Surgical Director of Price Family Center for Comprehensive ...
*  Tomás Borge
Borge entered the Military Hospital Alejandro Dávila Bolaños in Managua where he underwent a video-assisted thoracic surgery ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E04)
... thoracic surgery, video-assisted MeSH E04.800.250.920 --- ureteroscopy MeSH E04.800.250.950 --- video-assisted surgery MeSH ... thoracic surgery, video-assisted MeSH E04.901.800 --- surgical stapling MeSH E04.928.220 --- cardiac surgical procedures MeSH ... thoracic surgery, video-assisted MeSH E04.928.755 --- thoracostomy MeSH E04.928.760 --- thoracotomy MeSH E04.928.770 --- ... laser-assisted MeSH E04.416.410 --- laser coagulation MeSH E04.446.318 --- neck dissection MeSH E04.446.819 --- sentinel lymph ...
*  List of MeSH codes (E01)
... thoracic surgery, video-assisted MeSH E01.370.388.250.920 --- ureteroscopy MeSH E01.370.388.250.950 --- video-assisted surgery ... thoracic surgery, video-assisted MeSH E01.370.388.600 --- pneumomediastinum, diagnostic MeSH E01.370.388.605 --- ... computer-assisted MeSH E01.370.350.350 --- image interpretation, computer-assisted MeSH E01.370.350.350.349 --- neuronavigation ... thoracic MeSH E01.370.350.700.730.100 --- bronchography MeSH E01.370.350.700.730.500 --- mass chest x-ray MeSH E01.370.350.700. ...
*  Redmond Burke
"Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for congenital heart disease". The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 109 (3 ... "Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery for congenital heart disease". The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 109 (3 ... "Video-assisted cardioscopy for left ventricular thrombectomy in a child". The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 66 (1): 248-50. doi: ... Burke, Redmond (2001). "Reducing the Trauma of Congenital Heart Surgery". Seminars Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery Pediatric ...
*  Taine Pechet
Thoracic Surgery, 1999-2001 Pechet specializes in lung cancer, lung surgery, video assisted thoracic surgery (vats), palliative ... Pechet is board certified in the following areas: Surgery, 2000 Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery, 2002 Pechet was recognized: In ... Taine Pechet is a thoracic surgeon and Chief of Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania's Presbyterian Medical Center. Pechet ... has made substantial contributions to the field of thoracic surgery. He resides in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Harvard Medical ...
*  Cardiothoracic surgery
Casali G, Walker WS (March 2009). "Video-assisted thoracic surgery lobectomy: can we afford it?". Eur J Cardiothorac Surg. 35 ( ... adult cardiac surgery; thoracic surgery; paediatric cardiothoracic surgery; adult congenital surgery. This is a rewarding and ... Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery, Aortic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Pediatric Cardiac Surgery or Cardiac ICU. Contemporary ... Cardiac surgery training in the United States is combined with general thoracic surgery and called cardiothoracic surgery or ...
*  Hyperhidrosis
"Long-term results of endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy for upper limb hyperhidrosis". The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 75 (4): ... Fredman, B (2000). "Video-assisted transthoracic sympathectomy in the treatment of primary hyperhidrosis: friend or foe?". Surg ... Survey 10 years after surgery". Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery. 8 (1): 54-7. doi:10.1510/icvts.2008.185314. ... 2005). "Endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy for palmar hyperhidrosis: Efficacy of T2 and T3 ganglion resection". Surgery. 138 (1 ...
*  Lobectomy (lung)
Another way a lobectomy can be performed is through a video assisted surgery. With this type the surgeon does not need to pry ... European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 13 (4 ... "Resorbable Self-Locking Implant for Lung Lobectomy Through Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery: First Live Animal Application ... As with any surgery, complications may occur. The most common problems a patient runs the risk of because of this surgery ...
*  Narendra Kumar Pandey
Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery India portal "Profile on Sehat". Profile on Sehat. 2014. Retrieved October 4, 2014. " ... Besides his services as one of the leading thoracic surgeons in India, Pandey is credited with pioneering work in Video- ... known for his expertise in Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS). He was honoured by the Government of India, in 2014, by ... assisted thoracoscopic surgery. He has also conducted various seminars, workshops and training programmes in general surgery. ...
*  James Kirklin
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 137 (1): e40-2. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2008.02.044. PMID 19154881. Kirklin, ... In 2011, he was the first surgeon in North America to implant the HVAD continuous flow ventricular assist device in a pediatric ... "Auburn, LSU families brought together through tragedy - ESPN Video". Espn.com. Retrieved 2 October 2017. "Auburn heart ... "UAB Cardiothoracic Surgery Annual Report 2015-16 UAB Medicine Cardiothoracic Surgery 2015/16 Annual". Joomag.com. Retrieved 2 ...
*  Flail chest
Molnar TF (2007). "(Video Assisted) thoracoscopic surgery: Getting started". J Minim Access Surg. 3 (4): 173-7. doi:10.4103/ ... European Journal of Cardio-thoracic surgery 26. (2004). Pg 373-376. Emergency Nurses Association (2005). Lorene Newberry; Laura ... Trauma.org - Trauma Surgery, Injury & Critical Care (info, images, and video of paradoxical flail-segment motion).. ... Surgery to fix the fractures appears to result in better outcomes. Two of the symptoms of flail chest are chest pain and ...
*  List of Puerto Rican scientists and inventors
Diego R. Solís is the founder and director of the "Centro de Cirugias de Higado y Pancreas" (Liver and Pancreas Surgery Center ... She is the founder and President of ITT'S for Children, a professional group that assists and empowers parents to develop a ... "VIDEO: NASA Mars food mission crew named". Bigislandvideonews.com. July 10, 2012. Retrieved September 20, 2013. Yajaira Sierra ... Iván González Cancel is a Cardiovascular and thoracic surgeon who is credited with the realization of the first heart ...
*  Hemothorax
"Video-assisted thoracoscopy as an important tool for trauma surgeons: a systematic review". Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery. ... delayed pneumothorax and delayed hemothorax after minor blunt thoracic trauma". European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 25 ... It is treated by inserting a second chest tube or by drainage by video-assisted thoracoscopy. Fibrolytic therapy has also been ... It may also follow thoracic surgery, or may be spontaneous. Chest pain, dyspnea, and tachypnea are common presenting features. ...