Thoracic Surgery in the Elderly, An Issue of Thoracic Surgery Clinics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9781437713916

Thoracic Surgery in the Elderly, An Issue of Thoracic Surgery Clinics, Volume 19-3

1st Edition

Authors: Mark Ferguson
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437713916
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 1st December 2009

Description

Proposed topics for this issue include: Preoperative Evaluation and Risk Assessment; Surgical Management of Benign Pulmonary Diseases; Surgical Resection for Lung Cancer in the Elderly; Benign Esophageal Diseases – Diagnosis and Treatment; Surgical Resection for Esophageal Cancer in the Elderly; Postoperative Pain Management in the Elderly; Chemotherapy in the Elderly – Induction and Adjuvant Therapy; Radiation Issues in the Elderly; Quality of Life Issues and Ethical Dilemmas in the Elderly; Areas of Future Research and Studies.


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Hardcover ISBN:
9781437713916

About the Authors

Mark Ferguson Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Surgery, University of Chicago Hospitals, Section of Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery, Chicago, IL