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Thoracoscopy for Physicians

A Practical Guide (Hodder Arnold Publication)

by D. R. Buchanan

  • 60 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by A Hodder Arnold Publication .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical diagnosis,
  • Medical equipment & techniques,
  • Respiratory medicine,
  • Pulmonary & Thoracic Medicine,
  • Surgery - Thoracic,
  • Medical / Pulmonary & Thoracic Medicine,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Respiratory Tract Diseases,
  • Thoracoscopy,
  • methods,
  • surgery

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9644597M
    ISBN 100340742119
    ISBN 109780340742112
    OCLC/WorldCa56324878

      "This very complete book is highly recommended to every fellow or pulmonologist who wants to learn thoracoscopy, and to every thoracoscopist who wants to keep up with recent developments and new techniques in the exciting field of diagnosis and treatment of pleural diseases."--Reviews: 2. The first atlas of colour photographs of thoracoscopy was published by Swierenga in , followed by the Atlas of Diagnostic Thoracoscopy published by Brandt and co-workers in , and the book Practical Thoracoscopy published by Boutin’s group in

      This study has shown the provision of medical thoracoscopy in the UK to be lacking at the current time and that centres have been slow in initiating services. However, it is encouraging to find there is increasing use and interest among UK respiratory physicians and that centres are finding a need to provide both medical and surgical thoracoscopy. The book concentrates on the currently leading indications for “thoracoscopy for physicians”, and on its diagnostic and therapeu- tic use in pleural effusions, including early empyema. More than one-third of the book is devoted to the evaluation of.

    Thoracoscopy for Pulmonologists: A Didactic Approach () Respiratory Medicine. Dec 13 GET IT FREE HERE. Physician Assistant Books (51) Physiology () Physiotherapy (28) Plastic Surgery (82) Primary Care () Psychiatry (1,) Radiology (1,) Reproductive Health (98). the practicality of thoracoscopy performed by physicians in the bronchoscopy suite using local anaesthesia and, secondly, to comparethediagnostic effectiveness of the fibreoptic bronchoscope used as a flexible thoracoscope with that of the rigid thoracoscope. Address for correspondence: Dr ACDavidson, Medical Unit, St Thomas'sHospital, LondonSE1.


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Thoracoscopy for Physicians by D. R. Buchanan Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book demonstrates clearly the diagnostic and therapeutic value of this technique, which can be undertaken under local anesthesia. Concise, practical and readable, this volume covers the indications for thoracoscopic investigation of the thoracic cavity, and describes and illustrates the techniques involved, their contraindications and associated by:   In Medical Thoracoscopy/Pleuroscopy: Manual and Atlas, international experts explain the current methodology and demonstrate different technical approaches to medical thoracoscopy/pleuroscopy (MT/P) in the diagnosis and treatment of pleuropulmonary diseases.

A combination of instructive manual and atlas, this book presents clinical cases with indications, techniques, and outcomes for each by: This concise, practical and readable volume covers the indications for thoracoscopic investigation of the thoracic cavity, and describes and illustrates the techniques involved, their contraindications and associated hazards.

Useful for MRCP candidates and junior doctors, it is also a handy aide-memoir for the practicing respiratory physician. Thoracoscopy for Physicians: A Practical Guide. Edited by D.R. Buchanan, E. Neville. Published by Arnold, London. Pages: Price: £, € ISBN This is the first book published in the UK on the topic of what is otherwise known as “medical thoracoscopy” or “pleuroscopy”.

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Free shipping for many products. Book Review: Thoracoscopy for Physicians: A Practical Guide. DR Buchanan and E Neville. New York: Arnold/Oxford University Press. Soft cover, illustrated, pages, $ Armin Ernst. Respiratory Care February50 (2) ; Armin Ernst. Interventional Pulmonology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

Book Review: Thoracoscopy for Physicians-A Practical Guide Article in Chronic Respiratory Disease 2(4) January with 3 Reads How we measure 'reads'. In Medical Thoracoscopy/Pleuroscopy: Manual and Atlas, international experts explain the current methodology and demonstrate different technical approaches to medical thoracoscopy/pleuroscopy (MT/P) in the diagnosis and treatment of pleuropulmonary diseases.

In the s, the pneumothorax treatment of tuberculosis came to an end and thoracoscopy was used in a few centres by chest physicians as a diagnostic and therapeutic method in several pleuro.

Video-assisted Thoracic Surgery (VATS) The indications for VATS are different from those for MT/P, although there are some gray zones with overlapping indications for both techniques (Table ).Surgeons can be more ambitious since they are able to perform thoracotomy promptly if needed.

This book is a comprehensive and up-to-date guide to thoracoscopy for pulmonologists that documents the considerable progress in endoscopic telescopes and instrumentation. Clear practical guidance is provided on technique, and diagnostic, therapeutic, and interventional applications of thoracoscopy are all carefully examined with the aid of.

Full E-book Doing Right: A Practical Guide to Ethics for Medical Trainees and Physicians For Trial. Technical skills are best learned under the direct supervision of an experienced thoracoscopist. Because manual dexterity, confidence and expertise vary from one physician to another, it is difficult to specify a minimum number of procedures necessary to obtain the skill or to maintain competence.

Medical thoracoscopy (or pleuroscopy) under local anesthesia is a technique known since the 18th century when the Swedish physician Christian Jackobeus treated his patients with TB by cutting the adhesions using a cystoscope.1 However, it is only in the last 20 years that the technique has been spread all over the world because of industrial development and more widespread access to sources.

Abstract The practicality of physicians performing thoracoscopy for diagnostic purposes was assessed in 30 patients with pleural effusions of unknown cause.

A rigid thoracoscope was compared with a fibreoptic bronchoscope used as a flexible thoracoscope and the diagnostic adequacy of biopsy specimens obtained with the two instruments assessed. Medical thoracoscopy (MT) is a procedure that involves access to the pleural space with an endoscope allowing direct visualization of the pleural space and intrathoracic structures while aiding in Medical Thoracoscopy: Technique and Application - Abdul Hamid Alraiyes, Samjot S.

Dhillon, Kassem Harris, Upendra Kaphle, Fayez Kheir, With thoracoscopy, only a few small incisions are necessary.

Your doctor then inserts a small device consisting of a camera, a light, and other instruments and is able to operate on the lung and chest without spreading or breaking the ribs.

Our thoracic surgeons use this approach for wedge resections, segmentectomy, lobectomy, and bilobectomy. Introduction: Thoracoscopy is an invasive procedure that may be performed by physicians for the investigation of exudative pleural effusion using local anaesthe-sia, conscious sedation and a rigid thoracoscope.

Objectives: We sought to evaluate the safety and outcome of thoracoscopy in. New Releases Coming Soon Boxed Sets Signed Books Books by Author Book Awards Celebrity Book Clubs & More Read Before You Stream Best Books of the Year B&N Classics B&N Collectible Editions B&N Exclusives Large Print Books Audiobooks.

Author: Robert Loddenkemper Edition: 1 Har/DVD Binding: Hardcover ISBN:. Thoracoscopy (pleuroscopy) involves passage of a camera through the chest wall for direct visualization of the pleura. Medical thoracoscopy is most commonly used for pleural fluid drainage, parietal pleural biopsy, and pleurodesis.

Over time the equipment and applications have developed and are similar to those used in video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), however medical thoracoscopy is .Medical Thoracoscopy/Pleural Biopsy and Pleurodesis Thoracoscopy is a minimally invasive procedure traditionally performed to diagnose and/or treat pleural lung disease.

Your pleura is a large, thin sheet of tissue that wraps around the outside of your lungs and lines the inside of your chest cavity.Thoracoscopy can be done to remove excess fluid that is around the lung and causing trouble breathing. This fluid can also be sent to the lab and checked for cancer or infection.

If fluid around the lungs is removed, but builds up again, medicine can be put into the chest cavity with a thoracoscope to keep the fluid from coming back (pleurodesis).