Fundamentals of Airway Surgery, Part II, An Issue of Thoracic Surgery Clinics

Fundamentals of Airway Surgery, Part II, An Issue of Thoracic Surgery Clinics

1st Edition - August 1, 2018

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  • Authors: Jean Deslauriers, Farid Shamji, Bill Nelems
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323613972
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323613965

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This issue of Thoracic Surgery Clinics of North America, guest edited by Drs. Jean Deslauriers, Farid Shamji, and Bill Nelems, is the second of two devoted to Fundamentals of Airway Surgery.  The editors have assembled expert authors to review the following topics: From Open to Bedside Percutaneous Tracheostomy; Anterior Mediastinal Tracheostomy: Past, Present, and Future; Extended Sleeve Resections; Bronchoplasties at the Segmental Level; Challenges of Carinal Resection and Reconstruction; Carinal Pneumonectomy; Management of Post-Pneumonectomy Broncho-Pleural Fistula: From Thoracoplasty to Trans-Sternal Closure; Tracheal Transplantation: State of the Art and Key Role of Blood Supply in its Success; Autologous Tracheal Replacement; Pathophysiology and Predictors of Bronchial Complications After Lung Transplantation; Management of Bronchial Complications After Lung Transplantation and Late Sequelae; Experiences with Prosthetic Airway Replacement: From the Use of Marlex Meshes to Tissue Engineering; Management of Acquired Benign Tracheo-Esophageal Fistulas; Strategies in the Treatment of Malignant Tracheoesophageal Fistulas; Recognition and Management of Life-Threatening Tracheo-Vascular Fistulae and How to Prevent Them; Principles of Urgent Management of Acute Airway Obstruction; Tracheo-Bronchial Injuries Secondary to Blunt Chest Trauma; Cricothyroid Approach for Emergency Access to the Airway; Use of Silicone Tubes in the Management of Complex Airway Problems; Management of the Airway after Tracheal Reconstruction; Importance of a Team Effort in the Success of Airway Surgery; and more!

Table of Contents

  • Preface: Fundamentals of Airway Surgery, Part II

    Introduction: Frederick Griffith Pearson: The Father of Modern Thoracic Surgery Anesthesia

    Anesthesia for Airway Surgery

    Sharing the Airway: The Importance of Good Communication Between Anesthesiologist and Surgeon

    Tracheostomy

    From Open to Bedside Percutaneous Tracheostomy

    Anterior Mediastinal Tracheostomy: Past, Present, and Future Surgery of the Distal Airway

    Fundamentals of Standard Sleeve Resection

    Extended Sleeve Resection for Lung Cancer

    Bronchoplasties at the Segmental Level

    Carinal Resection and Reconstruction

    Carinal Pneumonectomy

    Management of Postpneumonectomy Bronchopleural Fistula: From Thoracoplasty to Transsternal Closure

    Airway Transplantation and Prosthetic Replacement

    Tracheal Transplantation: State of the Art and Key Role of Blood Supply in Its Success  

    Autologous Tracheal Replacement: Surgical Technique and Outcomes  

    Pathophysiology and Predictors of Bronchial Complications After Lung Transplantation

    Management of Bronchial Complications After Lung Transplantation and Sequelae

    Experiences with Prosthetic Airway Replacement

    Tracheoesophageal and Tracheovascular Fistulae

    Management of Acquired Benign Tracheoesophageal Fistulae

    Management of Malignant Tracheoesophageal Fistula

    Recognition and Management of Life-Threatening Tracheovascular Fistulae and How to Prevent Them  

    Airway Trauma

    Principles of Urgent Management of Acute Airway Obstruction  

    Blunt Tracheobronchial Trauma

    Cricothyroid Approach for Emergency Access to the Airway  

    Use of Silicone Tubes in the Management of Complex Airway Problems  

    Importance of a Team Effort in Success of Airway Surgery

Product details

  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2018
  • Published: August 1, 2018
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323613972
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323613965

About the Authors

Jean Deslauriers

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Department of Surgery, Laval University Faculty of Medicine, Head, Thoracic Surgery Division, Centre de Pneumologie de L'Hopital Laval, Ste-Foy, Quebec, Canada

Farid Shamji

Affiliations and Expertise

Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Ottawa Ontario Canada

Bill Nelems

Affiliations and Expertise

Kelowna, British Columbia Canada

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