LIM/61 - Laboratório de Pesquisa em Cirurgia Torácica

O Laboratório de Pesquisa em Cirurgia Torácica é ligado ao Departamento de Cardiopneumologia da Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo (FMUSP).

Linhas de pesquisa: alterações anatômicas, patológicas e fisiológicas do sistema respiratório no tratamento cirúrgico das pneumopatias avançadas; bases anatômicas e resultados do tratamento cirúrgico do tromboembolismo pulmonar, emprego da cirurgia minimamente invasiva e vídeo-assistida e simpatectomia cervicotorácica e lombar; estudo anatômico e funcional das ressecções e reconstruções da parede torácica; bases anatômicas e fisiológicas das intervenções no processo de remodelamento ventricular na insuficiência miocárdica.

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Recent Submissions

  1. COVID-19: long-term respiratory consequences

    SAO PAULO MEDICAL JOURNAL, v.139, n.5, p.421-423, 2021

  2. Evolution of the surgical treatment of lung cancer at a tertiary referral center in Brazil, 2011-2018

    JORNAL BRASILEIRO DE PNEUMOLOGIA, v.47, n.1, article ID e20190426, 9p, 2021

    Objective: To evaluate the evolution of clinical and epidemiological data, as well as data related to diagnosis, staging, treatment, and survival, among patients undergoing curative surgery for lung cancer at a tertiary referral center in the city of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Methods: This was a retrosp...

  3. Treatment of tracheal stenosis with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support in infants and newborns

    ARTIFICIAL ORGANS, v.45, n.7, p.748-753, 2021

    Tracheal stenosis in children is a challenge for the healthcare team, since it is a rare disease. Patients usually have other clinical comorbidities, mainly previous cardiac surgical interventions. This retrospective single-center study included infants with tracheal stenosis (congenital or acqui...

  4. Organ transplantation and COVID-19

    SAO PAULO MEDICAL JOURNAL, v.139, n.4, p.301-304, 2021

  5. Use of CentriMag for refractory cardiogenic shock in a puerperal woman: case report

    SAO PAULO MEDICAL JOURNAL, v.139, n.4, p.412-415, 2021

    CONTEXT: Heart failure in Brazil is a major public health problem and, even with advances in treatment, it still presents high morbidity and mortality. As a treatment option, mechanical circulatory assist devices (MCADs) have greatly increased in importance over the last decade. CASE REPORT: This...

  6. Immunomodulatory effects of thalidomide in an experimental brain death liver donor model

    SCIENTIFIC REPORTS, v.11, n.1, article ID 19221, 13p, 2021

    Brain death is characterized by a generalized inflammatory response that results in multiorgan damage. This process is mainly mediated through cytokines, which amplify graft immunogenicity. We investigated the immunological response in a brain death liver donor model and analysed the effects of t...

  7. Cyclic ACTH-secreting thymic carcinoid: a case report and review of the literature

    ARCHIVES OF ENDOCRINOLOGY METABOLISM, v.65, n.4, p.512-516, 2021

    Cyclic Cushing's syndrome (CS) due to thymic carcinoid is a rare disorder. We report a case of cyclic CS due to ectopic adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH)-secreting atypical thymic carcinoid tumor and reviewed similar cases published in the literature. Our patient had hypercortisolemia lasting ap...

  8. Robotic lobectomy: how to teach thoracic residents

    JOURNAL OF THORACIC DISEASE, v.13, suppl.1, 2021

    Robotic thoracic surgery emerged at the beginning of the 21st century and keep presenting the continuous development of its robotic systems, tools, and associated techniques. Strong clinical results including safety and oncological outcomes have fostered the dissemination of the robotic platform ...

  9. Symptoms of anxiety and depression in patients with primary hyperhidrosis and its association with the result of clinical treatment with oxybutynin

    CLINICS, v.76, article ID e2892, 6p, 2021

    OBJECTIVES: Studies have identified correlations between the psychological characteristics of individuals with primary hyperhidrosis (HH), the degree of sweating, and the quality of life (QoL). This study aimed to evaluate the prevalence of anxiety and depression symptoms in patients with HH befo...

  10. Letter to the Editor

    JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, v.56, n.7, p.1253-1253, 2021