Respiratory complications after esophagectomy.
Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)
Pulmonary complications are the major source of morbidity and mortality after esophageal resection, and numerous studies have identified various associated with these complications. This article discusses preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative factors affecting pulmonary complications and strategies to reduce these complications after esophagectomy.
- Atkins, BZ; D'Amico, TA
- February 2006
Volume / Issue
- 16 / 1
Start / End Page
- 35 - vi
International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
- United States