J Wytze Vermeijden

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INTRODUCTION Lung transplantation of patients on mechanical ventilation is controversial, but successful transplantation of these patients has been reported. This report describes our institutional experience with lung transplantation of mechanically ventilated patients since 2003. METHODS A retrospective cohort study was performed of all adult patients(More)
A Zenker’s diverticulum (ZD) is a herniation of the proximal oesophagus. Patients often have complaints of swallowing or regurgitation, but the diverticulum can also be asymptomatic. We present the case of a patient with an undiagnosed ZD. The ZD was discovered after a nasogastric tube perforated the diverticulum and pleural fluid was aspirated through the(More)
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