In the inner lateral thoracic
wall the bilaterally trajectory of a vascular package at the level of the medial axillary line was observed, parallel to the internal thoracic
artery and originating from these vessel.
In recognition of his interest in research and contributions, he has now been appointed Research Director for Pakistan Society of Cardiovascular and Thoracic
In this case report a 45 years old man has been discussed who presented with BLE symptoms giving suspicion of lower thoracic
Patients who could not be evaluated optimally because of multiple bone fractures after trauma, history of thoracic
surgery, primary or metastatic tumour, or a movement artifact were excluded from the study.
Society; CDC; Infectious Diseases Society of America.
injuries are best managed by initial intubation, observation and supportive treatment.
There are various degenerative conditions which may lead to thoracic
stenosis such as thickening or OLF, facet joint hypertrophy, ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament, ventral disc protrusion or osteophytic changes.
2] Department of Thoracic
Surgery, Ataturk Chest Diseases and Thoracic
Surgery Training and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
With a 16-20 French delivery system, Zenith Alpha Thoracic
was developed to provide vascular access and delivery with a lower profile device which allows physicians to consider TEVAR (thoracic
endovascular aortic repair) options for patients who otherwise may not have been candidates for larger-profile devices.
Between January 2006 and December 2011, 95 consecutive patients with thoracic
OLF-induced myelopathy underwent surgery at our institution.
Children are far more likely than adults to sustain head injury together with their thoracic
trauma, because of their proportionally larger head-to-thoracic
ratio and their injury as pedestrians.
aortic aneurysm presenting as vocal cord paralysis is a rare occurrence.