13 Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery Major Pulmonary Resections

@inproceedings{Amer201213VT,
  title={13 Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgery Major Pulmonary Resections},
  author={Khalid M A Amer},
  year={2012}
}
Video-Assisted Thoracic major pulmonary resections (VMPR) such as lobectomy, pneumonectomy and segmentectomy are rarely performed procedures, but steadily growing in popularity. Less than 4% of all lobectomies performed in the United Kingdom (UK)1 and less than 5% in the United States [1] and Europe [2] are performed this way. The surgeon’s knack, personal… CONTINUE READING