This fear of thoracotomies dwarfs the very real risks of prolonged illness and debility.
A new Korean study looks at the best time to perform surgical interventions on patients with empyema thoracis.
Discovery of extensive pleural plaques during VATS
Exploring the causes of mediastinitis in non-cardiac surgery patients with review of recent cases in the literature.
an in-depth look at video-assisted thoracoscopy for decortication of advanced empyema.