Risk factors affecting outcome and morbidity in the surgical management of bronchiectasis


EREN T. Ş. , Esme H., Avcı A.

JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, cilt.134, ss.392-398, 2007

  • Cilt numarası: 134 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2007
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2007.04.024
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.392-398

Özet

Objective: Bronchiectasis continues to be a major cause of morbidity and mortality in developing countries. The purpose of this study was to present the results of our 14 years of surgical experience to re-evaluate our indications for using surgical therapy and to analyze several factors that might affect the outcome and postoperative complications of this disease.