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Fundamental Techniques in Pulmonary and Oesophageal Surgery by Matthias Paneth FRCS, Peter Goldstraw FRCS, Barbara Hyams

By Matthias Paneth FRCS, Peter Goldstraw FRCS, Barbara Hyams MA, AMI (auth.)

This booklet units out to demonstrate the main steps in many of the commoner approaches in pulmonary and oesophageal surgical procedure. every one bankruptcy bargains with one operation. It used to be constantly our purpose that the emphasis will be on designated illustrations of many of the phases of every operation. The textual content is of secondary significance, helping supply continuity and to steer the reader in the course of the illustrations. The options defined are these that have advanced in our perform through the years and are for this reason the results of diverse impacts and private adventure. the place a person surgeon's identify is connected to an operative process we make no declare to explain the technique precisely as that doctor might have played it, and it is going to might be were extra exact to explain the process as being "in the fashion of ...... ". we'd desire to apologise upfront to any health professional who feels that we have got no longer effectively depicted his method or have deviated from it in any very important respect.

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Are common following pulmonary resection. and prophylactic digoxin is often used in the elderly. With the emphasis on early mobilisation. deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism are now rarities and there is no evidence that low dose heparin is of any value. 41 7 Right Middle Lobectomy Right middle lobectomy is indicated whenever the disease process is limited to the right middle lobe. The commonest such indication in the western world is carcinoma of the bronchus. The tumour and involved lymph nodes must be confined to the lobe, and lines of resection through vessels and bronchus should be clear of tumour.

Cardiac dysrhythmias. particularly atrial tachycardias. are common following pulmonary resection. and prophylactic digoxin is often used in the elderly. With the emphasis on early mobilisation. deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism are now rarities and there is no evidence that low dose heparin is of any value. 41 7 Right Middle Lobectomy Right middle lobectomy is indicated whenever the disease process is limited to the right middle lobe. The commonest such indication in the western world is carcinoma of the bronchus.

The patient should be transferred from the theatre with the chest drain unclamped but connected routinely to the underwater seal system. Care should be taken during all manipulations to ensure that the chest drain is not dislodged or kinked. Pain relief following thoracotomy may be facilitated by intra-operative application of the cryoprobe to the intercostal nerves over several dermatomes. Intravenous infusions of pethidine allow variation of analgesia for individual needs and during provocative manoeuvres such as physiotherapy.

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