Pulmonary vein obstruction following single lung transplantation.


:Angiographic documentation after single lung transplant showed pulmonary venous obstruction due to compression by the omental pedicle. Retransplantation is described, and this complication is examined.






Malden ES,Kaiser LR,Gutierrez FR




Has Abstract


1992-08-01 00:00:00
















  • Disseminated histoplasmosis followed by disseminated coccidioidomycosis.

    abstract::A case of disseminated histoplasmosis followed later by disseminated coccidioidomycosis is described. The clinical illness and immunologic studies suggest subtle defects that may have existed antecedent to infection and, thus, provided an opportunity for widespread dissemination by these normally nonopportunistic orga...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Kaplan P,Graybill JR,Thor D

    更新日期:1977-08-01 00:00:00

  • Effects of the dual endothelin receptor antagonist bosentan in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension: a 1-year follow-up study.

    abstract:STUDY OBJECTIVES:We report on the long-term safety and efficacy of bosentan treatment in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). BACKGROUND:In a preceding study, bosentan was well tolerated and significantly improved the exercise capacity and hemodynamics of patients with PAH after 12 weeks of treatment. ...


    pub_type: 杂志文章,多中心研究


    authors: Sitbon O,Badesch DB,Channick RN,Frost A,Robbins IM,Simonneau G,Tapson VF,Rubin LJ

    更新日期:2003-07-01 00:00:00

  • Detection of hypoventilation during thoracoscopy: combined cutaneous carbon dioxide tension and oximetry monitoring with a new digital sensor.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:Changes in Paco(2) have not been described during thoracoscopy under sedation-assisted local anesthesia. We hypothesized that hypoventilation might occur secondary to administration of sedatives and decreased ventilation in one lung. AIM:Prospectively measure cutaneous carbon dioxide tension (Pcco(2)) in ad...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Chhajed PN,Kaegi B,Rajasekaran R,Tamm M

    更新日期:2005-02-01 00:00:00

  • Management of malignant air leak in a child with a neonatal high-frequency oscillatory ventilator.

    abstract::A 10-year-old, 36-kg child with a malignant air leak who failed conventional mechanical ventilation and high-frequency jet ventilation was successfully treated with a neonatal high-frequency oscillatory ventilator for 31 days. Since the air leak resolved with minimal hemodynamic compromise, this technique may have app...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Mayes TC,Jefferson LS,David Y,Louis PT,Fortenberry JD

    更新日期:1991-07-01 00:00:00

  • Vegetable ingredients of dusts in textile and nontextile cotton industries.

    abstract::The objective was to determine if garnetting and raw cotton dusts differed in botanical composition. Estimates of dust composition were based on the contents of gross trash in cotton raw materials and the potential of each gross trash component to be converted into less than 10 mum particulate by a laboratory abrasion...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Morey PR

    更新日期:1981-04-01 00:00:00

  • Usefulness of core roll preparations in immediate assessment of neoplastic lung lesions: comparison to conventional CT scan-guided lung fine-needle aspiration cytology.

    abstract:INTRODUCTION:CT scan-guided fine-needle aspiration (FNA) of lung nodules is a well-established diagnostic technique. In our institution, both FNA and tissue core biopsy (using a 20-gauge needle) under CT scan guidance are routinely performed during the same procedure, and a preliminary diagnosis (an immediate assessmen...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Chandan VS,Zimmerman K,Baker P,Scalzetti E,Khurana KK

    更新日期:2004-09-01 00:00:00

  • Intermittent functional closure of patent ductus arteriosus in a ten-month-old infant; hemodynamic documentation.

    abstract::We describe a ten-month-old patient in whom intermittent patency and closure of the dectus arteriosus was observed clinically, and in whom this observation was uniquely demonstrated at the time of cardiac catheterization. The hemodynamics of this patient and the physiology of ductal closure are discussed. ...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: DuBrow IW,Fisher E,Hastreiter A

    更新日期:1975-07-01 00:00:00

  • Clinical similarities and differences between human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1-associated bronchiolitis and diffuse panbronchiolitis.

    abstract:STUDY OBJECTIVES:Human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1 (HTLV-1)-associated bronchiolitis and diffuse panbronchiolitis might overlap. We examined whether these conditions can be differentiated by comparing their clinical features and the effect of long-term macrolide treatment. PATIENTS AND METHODS:Fifty-eight Japanes...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Kadota J,Mukae H,Fujii T,Seki M,Tomono K,Kohno S

    更新日期:2004-04-01 00:00:00

  • Acetaminophen-induced eosinophilic pneumonia.

    abstract::We present the first case (to our knowledge) of acetaminophen-induced eosinophilic pneumonia. Although the patient had taken an acetaminophen-containing combination drug, Kinuya-chinnetsu, for only three days, the abnormal shadow on his chest radiograph continued for about a month. Lymphocyte stimulation tests showed ...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Kondo K,Inoue Y,Hamada H,Yokoyama A,Kohno N,Hiwada K

    更新日期:1993-07-01 00:00:00

  • The effect of pregnancy on survival in women with cystic fibrosis.

    abstract:STUDY OBJECTIVES:Patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) are currently living to their fourth decade and are making reproductive decisions. Information concerning the reproductive health of women with CF has been limited to small or single-center studies. DESIGN:We conducted a matched parallel-cohort study to assess the im...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Goss CH,Rubenfeld GD,Otto K,Aitken ML

    更新日期:2003-10-01 00:00:00

  • Recombinant interferon alpha-2b in the management of malignant pleural effusions.

    abstract::Twenty-one patients with malignant pleural effusion (MPE) were prospectively entered into a nonrandomized, single-armed study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of recombinant interferon (IFN) alpha-2b (INTRON A; Schering-Plough; Kenilworth, NJ) as an intrapleural palliative agent. From March 1989 through February 19...


    pub_type: 临床试验,杂志文章


    authors: Wilkins HE 3rd,Connolly MM,Grays P,Marquez G,Nelson D

    更新日期:1997-06-01 00:00:00

  • Effects of hypercapnia on hemodynamic, inotropic, lusitropic, and electrophysiologic indices in humans.

    abstract:STUDY OBJECTIVE:The inotropic, lusitropic, and electrophysiologic effects of acute hypercapnia in humans are not known. Although the effects of hypercapnia on the systemic circulation have been well documented, there is still some debate as to whether hypercapnia causes true pulmonary vasoconstriction in vivo. We have ...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Kiely DG,Cargill RI,Lipworth BJ

    更新日期:1996-05-01 00:00:00

  • The role of CT scanning in multidimensional phenotyping of COPD.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:COPD is a heterogeneous disease characterized by airflow obstruction and diagnosed by lung function. CT imaging is emerging as an important, noninvasive tool in phenotyping COPD. However, the use of CT imaging in defining the disease heterogeneity above lung function is not fully known. METHODS:Seventy-five...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Bafadhel M,Umar I,Gupta S,Raj JV,Vara DD,Entwisle JJ,Pavord ID,Brightling CE,Siddiqui S

    更新日期:2011-09-01 00:00:00

  • Percent Emphysema and Daily Motor Activity Levels in the General Population: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:COPD is associated with reduced physical capacity. However, it is unclear whether pulmonary emphysema, which can occur without COPD, is associated with reduced physical activity in daily life, particularly among people without COPD and never smokers. We hypothesized that greater percentage of emphysema-like ...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Lo Cascio CM,Quante M,Hoffman EA,Bertoni AG,Aaron CP,Schwartz JE,Avdalovic MV,Fan VS,Lovasi GS,Kawut SM,Austin JHM,Redline S,Barr RG

    更新日期:2017-05-01 00:00:00

  • Investigation of occupational asthma: sputum cell counts or exhaled nitric oxide?

    abstract:BACKGROUND:The measure of sputum eosinophil counts is a useful tool in the investigation of occupational asthma (OA), but processing sputum is time consuming. Measuring the fractional concentration of exhaled nitric oxide (FENO) may be an alternative in clinical practice. The aim of this study was to assess the respect...


    pub_type: 杂志文章,多中心研究


    authors: Lemière C,D'Alpaos V,Chaboillez S,César M,Wattiez M,Chiry S,Vandenplas O

    更新日期:2010-03-01 00:00:00

  • Distinguishing Smoking-Related Lung Disease Phenotypes Via Imaging and Molecular Features.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:Chronic tobacco smoke exposure results in a broad range of lung pathologies including emphysema, airway disease and parenchymal fibrosis as well as a multitude of extra-pulmonary comorbidities. Prior work using CT imaging has identified several clinically relevant subgroups of smoking related lung disease, b...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Billatos E,Ash SY,Duan F,Xu K,Romanoff J,Marques H,Moses E,Han MK,Regan EA,Bowler RP,Mason SE,Doyle TJ,San José Estépar R,Rosas IO,Ross JC,Xiao X,Liu H,Liu G,Sukumar G,Wilkerson M,Dalgard C,Stevenson C,Whitney

    更新日期:2020-09-16 00:00:00

  • Alternans of the ST segment in variant angina. Incidence, time course and relation to ventricular arrhythmias during ambulatory electrocardiographic recording.

    abstract::The ST alternans was recorded during at least one ischemic attack with ST elevation in nine of 65 patients with variant angina. The magnitude and duration of ST elevation during ischemic attacks were significantly greater in patients with than in those without ST alternans. It always appeared during the occlusion phas...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Turitto G,El-Sherif N

    更新日期:1988-03-01 00:00:00

  • Effects of short-term 28% and 100% oxygen on PaCO2 and peak expiratory flow rate in acute asthma: a randomized trial.

    abstract:STUDY OBJECTIVE:We conducted the first randomized controlled study to assess the effects of short-term 28% and 100% oxygen on PaCO(2) and peak expiratory flow rate (PEFR) in patients with acute severe asthma. PATIENTS AND INTERVENTIONS:Seventy-four patients (mean age, 37.9 +/- 9.7 years [+/- SD]; PEFR, 41.0 +/- 12.1% ...


    pub_type: 临床试验,杂志文章,随机对照试验


    authors: Rodrigo GJ,Rodriquez Verde M,Peregalli V,Rodrigo C

    更新日期:2003-10-01 00:00:00

  • Figure-eight kinking of the aorta (pseudocoarctation) coexistent with coarctation.

    abstract::An asymptomatic young man presented with a cardiac murmur and hypertension only in the right arm. Angiograms showed kinking of the aortic arch with a figure-eight appearance consistent with pseudocoarctation. Before the kinked segment, also demonstrated were a stenotic lesion in the aortic arch proximal to the left ca...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Tsai LM,Fu M,Chang CH,Hung JS

    更新日期:1990-05-01 00:00:00

  • Nebulized 3% hypertonic saline solution treatment in hospitalized infants with viral bronchiolitis.

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:To determine the utility of inhaled hypertonic saline solution to treat infants hospitalized with viral bronchiolitis. DESIGN:Randomized, double-blind, controlled trial. Fifty-two hospitalized infants (mean +/- SD age, 2.9 +/- 2.1 months) with viral bronchiolitis received either inhalation of epinephrine, 1....


    pub_type: 临床试验,杂志文章,随机对照试验


    authors: Mandelberg A,Tal G,Witzling M,Someck E,Houri S,Balin A,Priel IE

    更新日期:2003-02-01 00:00:00

  • Radiation exposure in standard and high-resolution chest CT scans.

    abstract::It has been suggested that radiation doses due to high-resolution computed tomography (HRCT) of the chest are considerably higher than those from conventional CT. We compared the effective dose (E, mSv) in conventional chest CT (10-mm contiguous slices) and HRCT (1.5-mm slices, gap 10 mm). In our study, the effective ...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: van der Bruggen-Bogaarts BA,Broerse JJ,Lammers JW,van Waes PF,Geleijns J

    更新日期:1995-01-01 00:00:00

  • Periodic limb movements during sleep in patients with congestive heart failure.

    abstract::The prevalence of periodic limb movements (PLM) during sleep and their effect on sleep and daytime alertness were determined in 23 men with severe, stable congestive heart failure (CHF) and 9 healthy control subjects. Each subject had overnight polysomnography and the following day completed a subjective assessment of...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Hanly PJ,Zuberi-Khokhar N

    更新日期:1996-06-01 00:00:00

  • Improved surgical approach to cardiac tumors with intraoperative two-dimensional echocardiography.

    abstract::Intraoperative two-dimensional echocardiography allows visualization of cardiac anatomy and function not possible by other techniques. Although preoperative evaluation by noninvasive methods is usually adequate for diagnosis of cardiac tumors, two-dimensional echocardiography can be beneficial intraoperatively. Intrao...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Mora F,Mindich BP,Guarino T,Goldman ME

    更新日期:1987-01-01 00:00:00

  • Outcome of treated advanced non-small cell lung cancer with and without central airway obstruction.

    abstract:OBJECTIVE:In patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) treated with chemotherapy, we compared survival in patients with treated central airway obstruction to those who did not have central airway obstruction. METHODS:One hundred forty-four patients with advanced and inoperable NSCLC were included. Thes...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Chhajed PN,Baty F,Pless M,Somandin S,Tamm M,Brutsche MH

    更新日期:2006-12-01 00:00:00

  • Thoracotomy for postchemotherapy resection of pulmonary residual tumor mass in patients with nonseminomatous testicular germ cell tumors: aggressive surgical resection is justified.

    abstract::In patients with disseminated nonseminomatous testicular germ cell tumors (NSTGCT), a retroperitoneal residual tumor mass (RRTM) and/or a pulmonary residual tumor mass (PRTM) are often present after successful treatment with cisplatin-based polychemotherapy. Results and complications of postchemotherapy resection of P...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Gels ME,Hoekstra HJ,Sleijfer DT,Nijboer AP,Molenaar WM,Ebels T,Schraffordt Koops H

    更新日期:1997-10-01 00:00:00

  • Cannonball-Like Lung Nodules in a Patient With a Colorectal Tumor.

    abstract:CASE PRESENTATION:A 72-year-old man underwent endoscopic resection of a 10-mm polypoid sessile lesion of the rectum. Histologic examination found a well-differentiated, low-grade (G1), neuroendocrine tumor. A thoracoabdominal CT scan was performed for staging purposes. The chest CT scan revealed a so-called cannonball-...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Scamporlino A,Mengoli MC,Calabrese O,Della Casa G,Aramini B,Spallanzani A,Morandi U,Stefani A

    更新日期:2019-10-01 00:00:00

  • D-dimer in acute aortic dissection.

    abstract:STUDY OBJECTIVE:Laboratory testing plays a minor role in the assessment of aortic dissection. Its main value is in the exclusion of other diseases. Following an incidental observation, we systematically investigated the relationship between elevated d-dimer levels and acute aortic dissection. DESIGN:We prospectively t...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Weber T,Högler S,Auer J,Berent R,Lassnig E,Kvas E,Eber B

    更新日期:2003-05-01 00:00:00

  • Serum angiotensin-converting enzyme is elevated in association with underground coal mining.

    abstract::Serum angiotensin-converting enzyme activity (SACE) and lysozyme activity were measured in a group of 40 underground coal miners and two control groups, 20 subjects with sarcoidosis and 15 normal non-dust-exposed volunteers. The miners were grouped first according to whether they had recent exposure (still actively mi...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Thompson AB,Cale WF,Lapp NL

    更新日期:1991-10-01 00:00:00

  • Small cell lung cancer. Case report.

    abstract::The selection of appropriate chemotherapeutic and/or radiation therapy for small cell lung cancer should be done after careful diagnosis and staging workup. A patient with small cell lung cancer is presented and explanation given for each step in diagnosis and staging. ...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: O'Donnell WJ

    更新日期:1995-06-01 00:00:00

  • Interobserver Reliability of the Berlin ARDS Definition and Strategies to Improve the Reliability of ARDS Diagnosis.

    abstract:BACKGROUND:Failure to reliably diagnose ARDS may be a major driver of negative clinical trials and underrecognition and treatment in clinical practice. We sought to examine the interobserver reliability of the Berlin ARDS definition and examine strategies for improving the reliability of ARDS diagnosis. METHODS:Two hu...


    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Sjoding MW,Hofer TP,Co I,Courey A,Cooke CR,Iwashyna TJ

    更新日期:2018-02-01 00:00:00