Value of a Multidisciplinary Team Approach to Treatment of Emphysema.
Thoracic surgery clinics
Lung volume reduction surgery can significantly improve quality of life for properly selected patients who are symptomatic despite maximal medical management for emphysema. This requires a well-constructed multidisciplinary team (including transplant) to evaluate and treat these patients.
Wightman, Sean C and McKenna, Robert J, "Value of a Multidisciplinary Team Approach to Treatment of Emphysema." (2021). Articles, Abstracts, and Reports. 4976.