Postoperative air leaks and pleural residual spaces are often encountered during partial lung resections and may adversely affect the immediate outcome prolonging the hospital stay. At present the only treatment consists of maintenance of the chest drainage under suction until resolution of the leaks

Postoperative pneumoperitoneum for prolonged air leaks and residual spaces after pulmonary resections / P. Carbognani, L. Spaggiari, P.G. Solli, G. Tincani, A. Bobbio, M. Rusca. - In: JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY. - ISSN 0021-9509. - 40:6(1999 Dec), pp. 887-888.

Postoperative pneumoperitoneum for prolonged air leaks and residual spaces after pulmonary resections

L. Spaggiari
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1999

Abstract

Postoperative air leaks and pleural residual spaces are often encountered during partial lung resections and may adversely affect the immediate outcome prolonging the hospital stay. At present the only treatment consists of maintenance of the chest drainage under suction until resolution of the leaks
chest tubes ; pneumonectomy ; postoperative complications ; pneumoperitoneum, artificial ; lung neoplasms ; length of stay ; humans ; pneumothorax
Settore MED/21 - Chirurgia Toracica
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