Onkologische Lungenresektionen bei Patienten mit hochgradig eingeschränkter Lungenfunktion

C. Aigner, G. Lang, S. Taghavi, J.H. Ankersmit, B. Moser, M.A. Reza Hoda, K. Hötzenecker, P. Nierlich & W. Klepetko
Background: Significantly impaired lung function has long been considered a contraindication for pulmonary resections. In view if the knowledge gained from lung volume reduction surgery in emphysema patients this paradigm has changed. Lung cancer patients with reduced lung function and hyperinflation[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]