Decortication (procedure)

Known as: Decortication 
Removal of part or all of the external surface of an organ.
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
INTRODUCTION To compare the outcomes of two different multimodality regimens involving neoadjuvant chemotherapy, extrapleural… (More)
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The aim of this study was to test if corticotomy-induced osteoclastogenesis and bone remodeling underlie… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE The optimal procedure for resection of malignant pleural mesothelioma is controversial, partly because previous… (More)
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2005
2005
AIMS Malignant mesothelioma is increasing in incidence and no current therapy significantly prolongs survival. Previous surgical… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Although autogenous bone is the most widely used graft material for spinal fusion, demineralized bone matrix… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Surgical resection of malignant pleural mesothelioma is reported to have up to an 80% rate of local recurrence. We… (More)
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1996
1996
OBJECTIVES Progress in the therapy of malignant pleural mesothelioma is limited by the lack of an adequate staging system and… (More)
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1989
1989
Tube thoracostomy (TT) is required in the treatment of many blunt and penetrating injuries of the chest. In addition to… (More)
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1988
1988
From 1965 to 1985, 262 patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma were treated with cytostatics only; radiotherapy (RT); RT and… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
Levels of tyrosine hydroxylase (TH) and the ultrastructural relation between axons from cerebral cortex and TH containing… (More)
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