Chest ultrasound in post-operative management: the needed to rethink our perspective?

Marco Chiappetta, Luca Pogliani, Dania Nachira, Maria Letizia Vita, Stefano Margaritora


We read with interest the paper “Significance of chest ultrasound in the early postoperative period following thoracic surgery” of Dr. Thomas G. Lesser (1), underlining the limited use of chest ultrasonography (CU) in post-operative.