eComment. Could we further prevent bronchopleural fistulas after pneumonectomy?

@article{Desimonas2015eCommentCW,
  title={eComment. Could we further prevent bronchopleural fistulas after pneumonectomy?},
  author={Nicholas A Desimonas and George E Philippakis and Angeliki J Tsantsaridou and Nikolaos B. Tsilimingas},
  journal={Interactive cardiovascular and thoracic surgery},
  year={2015},
  volume={21 3},
  pages={383}
}
We read with great interest the article by Toufektzian et al. regarding the relationship between postoperative mechanical ventilation and bronchopleural fistula (BPF) formation after pneumonectomy [1]. We congratulate the authors for their work and agree that every effort should be made to achieve the earliest possible extubation of the patient and that… CONTINUE READING