Chest ultrasonography and X-ray may be perfectly integrated in patients management after thoracic surgery such as Shaq and Kobe

Marco Chiappetta, Maria Teresa Congedo, Andrea Smargiassi, Dania Nachira, Stefano Margaritora


We read with very interest the review of Dr. Nooitgedacht and colleagues (1) regarding the available literature using chest ultrasonography (CU) in the management of surgically treated patients.