Incidence and Risk Factors for Lung Injury After Lung Cancer Resection Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Lung Injury
  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Pneumonectomy
  • Postoperative Complications
  • Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Adult

abstract

  • Lung injury after lung resection has a high mortality. Lower predicted postoperative lung function, especially diffusion capacity, in combination with greater perioperative fluid administration were significant predictors of postoperative lung injury.

publication date

  • October 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2007.05.053

PubMed ID

  • 17888952

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1085

end page

  • 91; discussion 1091

volume

  • 84

number

  • 4