Lobectomy with pulmonary artery resection: morbidity, mortality, and long-term survival.

@article{Alifano2009LobectomyWP,
  title={Lobectomy with pulmonary artery resection: morbidity, mortality, and long-term survival.},
  author={Marco Alifano and Giacomo Cusumano and Salvatore Strano and Pierre Magdeleinat and Antonio Bobbio and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}rique Giraud and Bernard Lebeau and J. Regnard},
  journal={The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery},
  year={2009},
  volume={137 6},
  pages={1400-5}
}
OBJECTIVE We report our experience with 93 consecutive pulmonary artery reconstructions during pulmonary lobectomy with regard to morbidity, mortality, and long-term survival. METHODS Clinical records of all patients who underwent lobectomy with partial or circumferential pulmonary artery resection in a single institution during an 8-year period were reviewed retrospectively. RESULTS Lobectomy with partial (n = 90) or circumferential (n = 3) pulmonary artery resection was carried out in 93… CONTINUE READING

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