Vol 11, Supplement 5 (April 2019): Journal of Thoracic Disease (Improvements in Perioperative Care for Esophagectomy)

Review Article

The evolution of fast track protocols after oesophagectomy
Sara Jamel, Karina Tukanova, Sheraz R. Markar
Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) programs for esophagectomy
Mateusz Rubinkiewicz, Jan Witowski, Michael Su, Piotr Major, Michał Pędziwiatr
Application of standardized hemodynamic protocols within enhanced recovery after surgery programs to improve outcomes associated with anastomotic leak and conduit necrosis in patients undergoing esophagectomy
Fredrik Klevebro, Piers R. Boshier, Donald E. Low
Proper volume management during anesthesia for esophageal resection
Marc P. Buise
Is two lung ventilation with artificial pneumothorax a better choice than one lung ventilation in minimally invasive esophagectomy?
Miao Lin, Yaxing Shen, Mingxiang Feng, Lijie Tan
Endoscopic resection for early esophageal carcinoma
Irma C. Noordzij, Wouter L. Curvers, Erik J. Schoon
Hybrid esophagectomy
Thibault Voron, Alexandru Lintis, Guillaume Piessen
Minimally invasive mesoesophageal resection
Miguel A. Cuesta
Robot-assisted minimally invasive esophagectomy (RAMIE) improves perioperative outcomes: a review
B. Feike Kingma, Michiel F. G. de Maat, Sylvia van der Horst, Pieter C. van der Sluis, Jelle P. Ruurda, Richard van Hillegersberg
Optimal mobilization of the stomach and the best place in the gastric tube for intrathoracic anastomosis
Wytze Laméris, Wietse J. Eshuis, Miguel A. Cuesta, Suzanne S. Gisbertz, Mark I. van Berge Henegouwen
Intraoperative near infrared fluorescence imaging for the assessment of the gastric conduit
Olugbenga Okusanya, Michael Lu, James D. Luketich, Inderpal S. Sarkaria

Original Article

Fluorescent imaging using indocyanine green during esophagectomy to prevent surgical morbidity: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Maxime D. Slooter, Wietse J. Eshuis, Miguel A. Cuesta, Suzanne S. Gisbertz, Mark I. van Berge Henegouwen

Review Article

Reducing pulmonary complications after esophagectomy for cancer
Maarten F. J. Seesing, B. Feike Kingma, Teus J. Weijs, Jelle P. Ruurda, Richard van Hillegersberg

Original Article

Routine chest X-rays after the removal of chest tubes are not necessary following esophagectomy
B. Feike Kingma, Onno M. Marges, Richard Van Hillegersberg, Jelle P. Ruurda