Read the latest articles of thoracic surgery clinics at sciencedirectcom elseviers leading platform of peer reviewed scholarly literature thoracic surgery clinics articles in press latest issue special issues all issues search in this journal air leak after pulmonary resection edited by alessandro brunelli volume 20 issue 3 . This issue of thoracic surgery clinics is devoted to the prevention and management of air leak after pulmonary surgery despite recent progresses in surgical technique and improved perioperative care prolonged air leak remains a frequent complication after pulmonary resection. Air leak after pulmonary resection edited by alessandro brunelli next receive new issues articles email alert rss feed search within this issue special situations air leak after lung volume reduction surgery and in ventilated patients saila p nicotera malcolm m decamp doi . Management of air leaks after thoracic surgery remains a critical aspect in the postoperative course of patients following lung resection the objective of this paper is to focus on aspects often neglected by surgeons but at the basis of new research line and prospective. Background air leaks als are a common complication after pulmonary resection yet there is no consensus on their managementmethods an algorithm for the management of chest tubes ct and als was applied prospectively to 101 consecutive patients who underwent elective pulmonary resection air leaks were graded daily as forced expiratory only expiratory only inspiratory only or continuous
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