The Role of Pneumonectomy in Thoracic Surgery in The Third Millennium

Posted On 2020-12-15 09:39:07

This series of the Shanghai Chest journal aimed to describe the risks and indications of pneumonectomies in the third millennium in the light of innovative technologies and new therapies. Also, standard, intrapericardial and extrapleural pneumonectomies have been described by outleading authors along with indications for the procedures. In this perspective, the different items are not an all-encompassing reviews, but they contain the highlights along with the essential references for additional readings.

The role of pneumonectomy in thoracic surgery in the third millennium
Luca Bertolaccini, Lorenzo Spaggiari

Section I: Pathophysiology of Pneumonectomy
Innovative functional staging and assessment of operative risk in candidates for pneumonectomy
Michael Gooseman, Alessandro Brunelli

The role of endobronchial ultrasound transbronchial needle aspiration in patients candidate to pneumonectomy
Juliana Guarize, Giulia Sedda, Giacomo Bonizzoni, Stefano Maria Donghi, Monica Casiraghi, Francesco Petrella, Lorenzo Spaggiari

Physiologic consequences of pneumonectomy
Hasan Fevzi Batirel

Postpneumonectomy respiratory failure and acute respiratory distress syndrome: risk factors and outcome
Antonio Mazzella, Giorgio Lo Iacono, Marco Alifano

Section II: Pneumonectomy for Benign Diseases
Pneumonectomy for empyema
Marko Kostic, Jean-Marc Baste

Pneumonectomy in pulmonary tuberculosis—to do or not to do?
Igor Yakovlevich Motus, Alexander Victorovich Bazhenov

Pneumonectomy for trauma and war casualties
João Santos Silva, Paulo Almeida Calvinho, Anne Olland, Pierre-Emmanuel Falcoz

Section III: Pneumonectomy in Malignancy
Pneumonectomy for lung cancer
Shi Yan, Andrei I. Gritsiuta, Guillermo Medrano del Rosal, Gregory Jones, Gaetano Rocco, David R. Jones

Pneumonectomy in stage IIIA-N2 non-small cell lung cancer
Monica Casiraghi, Lorenzo Spaggiari

Elucidation of clinicopathological factors associated with improved clinical outcomes for carinal pneumonectomy in T4 non-small cell lung cancer
Ryuichi Waseda, So Miyahara, Toshihiko Moroga, Toshihiko Sato, Takeshi Shiraishi, Akinori Iwasaki

Lung resection after pneumonectomy: is it worth the risk?
Jan Van Slambrouck, Laurens J. Ceulemans

Pneumonectomy for lung metastases: the role in the modern era
Alessio Vincenzo Mariolo, Madalina Grigoroiu, Agathe Seguin-Givelet, Emmanuel Brian, Dominique Gossot, Philippe Girard

The role of extrapleural pneumonectomy for malignant pleural mesothelioma: reviewing 20-years of experience
Raphael S. Werner, Olivia Lauk, Isabelle Opitz

Pneumonectomy in bronchial carcinoid tumors
Pier Luigi Filosso, Paraskevas Lyberis, Francesco Guerrera, Victor Auguste Nigra, Paolo Olivo Lausi, Enrico Ruffini

Salvage pneumonectomy after definitive chemo-radiotherapy
Luca Bertolaccini, Lorenzo Spaggiari

Salvage lung surgery in long-term survivors after biological and immunotherapeutic treatments
Lawek Berzenji, Paul E. Van Schil

Section IV: Surgical Techniques
Fundamentals of standard left and right pneumonectomy
Alex Fourdrain, Lucile Gust, Joséphine Chenesseau, Xavier-Benoit D’Journo

Completion pneumonectomy—indications, practical problems and open questions
Dragan Subotic, Didier Lardinois

Carinal pneumonectomy: a 36-year experience
Marco Mammana, Pia Ferrigno, Marco Schiavon, Federico Rea

Veno-venous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation tracheal sleeve pneumonectomy
Francesco Petrella, Luca Salvi, Marco Venturino, Francesco Alamanni, Lorenzo Spaggiari

Robotic pneumonectomy
Domenico Galetta, Lorenzo Spaggiari

Multiport video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery pneumonectomy
Sean Jordan, Mark Hennon, Todd L. Demmy

Uniportal video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery pneumonectomy: an update in the evolution of this minimally invasive approach
William Guido-Guerrero, Diego Gonzalez-Rivas

Section V: Perioperative Management
Management of medical complications after pneumonectomy
Alessio Campisi, Luca Bertolaccini, Jizhuang Luo, Franco Stella, Wentao Fang

Management of postpneumonectomy empyema and bronchopleural fistula
Ivan Azevedo, Ricardo L. Oliveira, Paula A. Ugalde

Postpneumonectomy syndrome
Maria Lucia L. Madariaga, Douglas J. Mathisen

The series “The Role of Pneumonectomy in Thoracic Surgery in The Third Millennium” was commissioned by the editorial office, Shanghai Chest without any sponsorship or funding. Lorenzo Spaggiari and Luca Bertolaccini are serving as the unpaid Guest Editors for the series.