Genetics of postoperative complications following thoracic surgery.

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The field of complex trait-gene interaction research has expanded exponentially in recent years, and new insights into the ways patients respond to surgical stimuli have arisen from this body of work. From a physiological systems perspective, thoracic surgical procedures (thoracotomy in particular) represent a massive input stimulus, and it is, therefore… (More)

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@article{Shaw2006GeneticsOP, title={Genetics of postoperative complications following thoracic surgery.}, author={Andrew Brian Shaw}, journal={Seminars in cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia}, year={2006}, volume={10 4}, pages={327-45} }