Thoracic Surgery



Patients who present for thoracic surgery thoracic surgery are at increased risk for perioperative cardiovascular and pulmonary morbidity and mortality.


Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis Lung Transplantation Chest Tube Pulmonary Resection 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Anesthesiology, Division of Critical CareColumbia University College of Physicians and SurgeonsNew YorkUSA

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