Article Abstract

The correlation of preoperative six-minute walk distance and postoperative pneumonia after lung resection

Authors: Bassam Redwan, Servet Bölükbas


Hattori et al. conducted a single-center retrospective analysis to examine the association between preoperative 6-min walk distance (6MWD) and postoperative complications in terms of pneumonia following lung resection for malignant tumors (1).