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Evaluation of the utility of vibration response imaging device and Operation Planning Software in the assessment of patients before lung resection surgery.

Authors
  • Jimenez, Unai
  • Marina, Nuria
  • de Santamaria, Elena Lopez
  • Pac, Joaquin Jose
  • Galdiz, Juan B
Type
Published Article
Journal
European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Publication Date
May 01, 2010
Volume
37
Issue
5
Pages
1185–1190
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejcts.2009.11.036
PMID: 20122845
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

VRI(XP) O-Plan has shown high accuracy in predicting postoperative FEV(1) after lung resection surgery. Given its simplicity of operation and the non-invasive nature of VRI(XP) and O-Plan, it could be a good alternative to perfusion scan in pre-surgery assessment.

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