Cardiothoracic surgery

Cardio-thoracic surgerys the field of medicine involved in surgical treatment of organs inside the thorax (the chest)—generally treatment of conditions of the heart and lungs.

Cardiovascular diseases are a group of disorders of the heart and blood vessels.  Cardiovascular disease includes coronary artery diseases (CAD) such as angina and myocardial infarction (commonly known as a heart attack). Other related diseases include stroke, heart failure, hypertensive heart disease, rheumatic heart disease, cardiomyopathy, heart arrhythmia, congenital heart disease, valvular heart disease, carditis, aortic aneurysms, peripheral artery disease, thrombo-embolic disease, and venous thrombosis.

 

  • Lung cancer
  • Benign diseases and tumours of the lung
  • Chest reconstruction after major trauma or surgery
  • Lung volume reduction surgery for emphysema
  • Oesophageal cancer
  • Benign oesophageal diseases (including achalasia, benign tumours and strictures)
  • Oesophageal reconstruction
  • Gastroesophageal reflux
  • Mediastinal tumours and diseases (including the surgical treatment of myasthenia gravis)
  • Mesothelioma
  • Pleural diseases (including pneumothorax, infections and pleural effusions)
  • Chest wall tumours
  • Sympathectomy for hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating)
  • Plication for diaphragm paralysis
  • Tracheal resection or stent insertion for airway narrowing
  • Lung transplantation for end-stage diseases of the lung
  • Allograft and allotransplantation
  • Split transplantation surgery
  • Organ transplantation surgery
  • Heart transplantation

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17th Annual Congress on Pediatric Surgery

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3rd World Congress on Craniofacial Surgery

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10th International Congress on Surgery

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14th International Meeting on Anaesthetics & Sedatives

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13th International Conference on Surgery and Anaesthesia

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4th International Conference on Anesthesia

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2nd International Conference on Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery

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