A rare cause of respiratory distress after transthoracic oesophagectomy

@inproceedings{Kumar2015ARC,
  title={A rare cause of respiratory distress after transthoracic oesophagectomy},
  author={Vinod Kumar and Rahul. Garg and Sachidanand Jee Bharati and Nishkarsh Gupta},
  booktitle={Indian journal of anaesthesia},
  year={2015}
}
Transthoracic oesophagectomy is a standard surgical procedure for oesophageal cancer. Because of thoracotomy and lung handling, perioperative pulmonary complications make such procedures challenging. The issues related to respiratory complications may be predicted and managed accordingly. However, we report two cases of respiratory compromise caused due to… CONTINUE READING