Thoracic Diseases

Known as: disease thoracic, Diseases, Thoracic, Thoracic Diseases [Disease/Finding] 
A non-neoplastic or neoplastic disorder that affects the thorax and/or the organs of the thoracic cavity. Representative examples include pleural… (More)
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2015
Review
2015
Thoracic aortic diseases that involve progressive enlargement, acute dissection, or rupture are influenced by the hemodynamic… (More)
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2010
Review
2010
This paper addresses clinical controversies and uncertainties regarding thoracic aortic aneurysm and its treatment. 1) Estimating… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
RATIONALE It is unclear whether airway wall thickening and emphysema make independent contributions to airflow limitation in… (More)
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2004
2004
The pleura and lungs were evaluated by means of sonography in 55 bovine patients with diseases of the thoracic cavity. For these… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Illicit drug use constitutes a major health problem and may be associated with various thoracic complications. These… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Multi-detector row computed tomography (CT) with three-dimensional (3D) volume rendering provides a unique perspective on… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Since thoracoscopy was originally described in 1910, the application has been limited mainly to the diagnosis and treatment of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
We tested the efficacy of nocturnal nasal ventilation (NNV) using the BIPAP ventilator in patients with restrictive thoracic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
One hundred and twenty consecutive episodes of nosocomial pneumonia (NP) in 118 nonneutropenic adults admitted to a 1,000-bed… (More)
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1980
Highly Cited
1980
The technique of 24 hour esophageal pH monitoring (24 hour pH test) is described. Experience with the 24 hour pH test in 393… (More)
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