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《Chinese Journal of Clinical Oncology and Rehabilitation》 2009-04
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Analysis of postoperative cardiovascular and lung complications in the elder patients undergoing the VATS and the traditional thoracotomy

HOU Wei-ping,WANG Shu-min,QU Jia-qi,et al(Department of Thoracic Surgery,The General Hospital of Shenyang Military District,Shenyang 110016,China)  
Objective To compare and analyse the postoperative cardiovascular complications and the lung complications in the elder patients over 70 years old who underwent the video assisted thoracic surgery(VATS) and the traditional thoracotomy.Methods 388 elder patients were divided into two groups: 70 patients in the VATS group,the mean age was 75.2±2.5,the others in the traditional thoracotomy group,the mean age was 73.1±2.9(P0.05).Results 18.6% and 31.5% of the patients in VATS group and the traditional thoracotomy group,respectively suffered from postoperative cardiovascular and/or lung complications(P0.05).The morbidity rates of the postoperative cardiovascular complications were 38.5% and 49.0% in VATS group and the traditional thoracotomy group,respectively(P0.05).The morbidity rates of the postoperative lung complications were 61.5% and 68.0% in VATS group and the traditional thoracotomy group,respectively(P0.05).The morbidity rates of the total postoperative cardiovascular complications and lung complications were 47.8% and 67.3%,respectively(P0.01).Conclusion The morbidity of the postoperative complications in the elder patients who underwent VATS was obviously lower than that in the patients who underwent the traditional thoracotomy.So VATS is safer operations for the elder patients
【CateGory Index】: R655
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