Lung Volume Reduction Surgery by Michael ArgenzianoLung Volume Reduction Surgery by Michael Argenziano

Lung Volume Reduction Surgery

EditorMichael Argenziano, Mark E. Ginsburg

Paperback | November 5, 2010

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A panel of recognized authorities comprehensively review the medical, surgical, and pathophysiologic issues relevant to lung volume reduction surgery for emphysema. Topics range from the open technique and video-assisted thoracoscopic approaches to LVRS, to anesthetic management, to perioperative and nursing care of the patient. The experts also detail the selection of candidates for LVRS, the clinical results and clinical trials in LVRS, and the effects of LVRS on survival rates.
Title:Lung Volume Reduction SurgeryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:285 pagesPublished:November 5, 2010Publisher:Humana PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:161737220X

ISBN - 13:9781617372209

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Table of Contents

Part I. Diagnosis, Pathophysiology, and Medical Management of EmphysemaThe Pathogenesis and Pathophysiology of EmphysemaNeil W. Schluger and Jeanine D'ArmientoCardiopulmonary Exercise Testing in the Evaluation of the Patient with EmphysemaDavid Balfe and Zab MohsenifarCardiovascular Effects of EmphysemaSteven M. ScharfRadiologic Assessment of Emphysema in LVRS CandidatesJohn H. M. Austin, Gregory D. N. Pearson, Maria C. Shiau, and Yahya M. BerkmenMedical Management of Emphysema and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary DiseaseChun K. YipPulmonary Rehabilitation in Severe EmphysemaMatthew N. BartelsPart II. Lung Volume Reduction Surgery for EmphysemaThe History of Surgery for EmphysemaJoseph J. DeRose, Jr. and Kenneth M. SteinglassLung Volume Reduction Surgery: Open TechniqueAntonio L. Visbal, Claude Deschamps, and James P. UtzLung Volume Reduction Surgery: Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic ApproachesJoshua R. Sonett and Mark J. KrasnaAnesthetic Management of the Patient Undergoing Lung Volume Reduction SurgeryEllise S. DelphinPerioperative and Nursing Care of the LVRS PatientPatricia A. Jellen and Frances BroganSelection of Candidates for Lung Volume Reduction SurgeryByron ThomashowClinical Results and Clinical Trials in Lung Volume Reduction SurgeryCharles W. Hoopes and Mark D. IannettoniEffect of Lung Volume Reduction Surgery on Survival in Patients with Advanced EmphysemaMichael Argenziano, Lyall A. Gorenstein, and Mark E. GinsburgManagement of the Patient with Lung Cancer and Severe EmphysemaJoseph J. DeRose, Jr., Michael Argenziano, and Mark E. GinsburgLung Transplantation and LVRS in the Treatment of Advanced EmphysemaLarry L. Schulman

Editorial Reviews

"This attractive and handy-sized book covers this subject comprehensively, with fully referenced contributions from all of the multidisciplinary team required for such major surgery to prove safe and effective in a severely compromised group of patients." - British Journal of Surgery" contains very useful information and can be recommended to all physicians and nurses interested in severe emphysema and lung volume reduction surgery in all its aspects." -Acta Surgica Belgica