Vol 8, Supplement 2 (March 01, 2016): Journal of Thoracic Disease (Surgery of Airway)


Surgery of the airway
Federico Venuta, Erino Angelo Rendina

Review Article

Surgery of the airway: historic notes
Joel D. Cooper
Surgical anatomy of the tracheobronchial tree
Gabrielle Drevet, Massimo Conti, Jean Deslauriers
Operative endoscopy of the airway
Dustin M. Walters, Douglas E. Wood
Subglottic tracheal stenosis
Antonio D’Andrilli, Federico Venuta, Erino Angelo Rendina
Tracheal resection and reconstruction for malignant disease
Federico Rea, Andrea Zuin
Reresection for recurrent stenosis after primary tracheal repair
Maria Lucia Madariaga, Henning A. Gaissert
Complications after tracheal resection and reconstruction: prevention and treatment
Hugh G. Auchincloss, Cameron D. Wright
Reconstruction of the bronchus and pulmonary artery
Giulio Maurizi, Antonio D’Andrilli, Federico Venuta, Erino Angelo Rendina
Techniques of protection and revascularization of the bronchial anastomosis
Federico Venuta, Daniele Diso, Marco Anile, Erino A. Rendina
Tracheal replacement
Pierre Delaere, Dirk Van Raemdonck
Airway anastomosis for lung transplantation
Marco Anile, Daniele Diso, Erino Angelo Rendina, Federico Venuta


The supplement “Surgery of Airway” was commissioned by the Editorial office, Journal of Thoracic Disease without any sponsorship or funding. Federico Venuta and Erino Angelo Rendina served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the supplement.