Comparative effectiveness of robotic-assisted vs thoracoscopic lobectomy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Pneumonectomy
  • Postoperative Complications
  • Robotic Surgical Procedures
  • Thoracic Surgery, Video-Assisted

abstract

  • In this early experience with robotic surgery, robotic-assisted lobectomy was associated with a higher rate of intraoperative injury and bleeding than was thoracoscopic lobectomy, at a significantly higher cost.

publication date

  • December 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1378/chest.13-3032

PubMed ID

  • 24810546

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1505

end page

  • 12

volume

  • 146

number

  • 6