Vol 10, Supplement 23 (August 30, 2018): Journal of Thoracic Disease (Lung Volume Reduction)

Review Article

Emphysema and lung volume reduction: the role of radiology
Katharina Martini, Thomas Frauenfelder
Clinical management of lung volume reduction in end stage emphysema patients
Kaid Darwiche, Clemens Aigner
Anaesthesia management for bronchoscopic and surgical lung volume reduction
Bastian Grande, Torsten Loop
Lung volume reduction surgery in the post-National Emphysema Treatment Trial era
B. Payne Stanifer, Mark E. Ginsburg
Lung volume reduction surgery beyond the NETT selection criteria
Claudio Caviezel, Didier Schneiter, Isabelle Opitz, Walter Weder
Staged unilateral lung volume reduction surgery: from mini-invasive to minimalist treatment strategies
Eugenio Pompeo, Paola Rogliani, Benedetto Cristino, Eleonora Fabbi, Mario Dauri, Gianluigi Sergiacomi
Pulmonary hypertension in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and emphysema patients: prevalence, therapeutic options and pulmonary circulatory effects of lung volume reduction surgery
Isabelle Opitz, Silvia Ulrich
Postoperative complications and management after lung volume reduction surgery
Max Lacour, Claudio Caviezel, Walter Weder, Didier Schneiter
Valve therapy in patients with emphysematous type of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD): from randomized trials to patient selection in clinical practice
Arschang Valipour
Lung volume reduction with endobronchial coils for patients with emphysema
Jorrit B. A. Welling, Dirk-Jan Slebos
Thermic and chemical procedures for bronchoscopic lung volume reduction
Matthias Roetting, Daniela Gompelmann, Felix J. F. Herth
Complications after bronchoscopic lung volume reduction
Daniel Franzen, Gilles Straub, Lutz Freitag
Lung volume reduction surgery or bronchoscopic lung volume reduction: is there an algorithm for allocation?
Matthew Gordon, Sean Duffy, Gerard J. Criner
The role of the multidisciplinary emphysema team meeting in the provision of lung volume reduction
Inger Oey, David Waller


The supplement “Lung Volume Reduction” was commissioned by the Editorial office, Journal of Thoracic Disease without any sponsorship or funding. Daniel P. Franzen and Walter Weder served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the supplement.