Pulmonary resection in the elderly Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Aged
  • Anesthesia
  • Lung

abstract

  • The combination of an aging population, recent advances in neoadjuvant therapies, data supporting the oncologic efficacy of resection, and minimally invasive surgical techniques strongly suggests that more elderly patients will be candidates for surgical management of their lung cancer, thus presenting anesthesiologists with unique challenges.

publication date

  • February 2007

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/ACO.0b013e32801271fa

PubMed ID

  • 17211159

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 4

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 20

number

  • 1