Surgical Treatment Of Emphysema

Posted By SHL Librarian Presented by: Joseph Shrager, MD Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery Stanford University Medical Center May 21, 2009 Lecture Overview: Emphysema is a type of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, the fourth leading cause of death in the U.S. In emphysema, the tissues that support the shape and function of the lung are …

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Living Better with COPD

Posted By SHL Librarian Presented by: Daya Upadhyay, MD Assistant Professor, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Stanford University Medical Center November 3, 2011 Watch the video Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a progressive lung disease which blocks the airflow and makes it increasingly difficult to breathe. COPD can cause shortness of breath, coughing, wheezing, …

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Latest Advances in Lung Cancer Screening and Treatment

Posted By SHL Librarian Presented by: Daya Upadhyay, MD Assistant Professor, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine Joseph Shrager, MD Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery; Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery Billy W. Loo, Jr., MD, PhD Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology Heather Wakelee, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Oncology Division Stanford University Medical Center November 15, 2012 Watch …

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