[Thoracic surgery in patients over 70].

Abstract

Review of 88 patients aged over 70 who underwent surgery in this department from 1976 to 1981. 49 lungs and 39 esophaguses have been operated upon, usually for malignant tumors. Average age of the subjects was 75 years (70-90), the sex largely male. Complete follow-up in 88% of patients serves to evaluate the benefits of chest surgery in the elderly… (More)

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