A micro-costing evaluation of lobectomy by thoracotomy versus thoracoscopy

Background: Two surgical strategies called video-assisted thoracoscopy surgery (VATS) and thoracotomy are used for lobectomy following lung cancer diagnosis. The aim of this study was to assess the total cost of each technique (thoracotomy and VATS) during hospitalization in France. Methods: A micro...

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Volume: 11
Main Author: Charvin, Maud
Spath, Hans Martin
Bernard, Alain
Bertaux, Anne-Claire
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: SHATIN AME PUBL CO 01.04.2019
AME Publishing Company
published in: Journal of thoracic disease Vol. 11; no. 4; pp. 1233 - 1242
Data of publication: 2019-04-01
ISSN: 2072-1439
2077-6624
EISSN: 2077-6624
Discipline: Medicine
Bibliography: Contributions: (I) Conception and design: All authors; (II) Administrative support: AC Bertaux; (III) Provision of study materials or patients: A Bernard; (IV) Collection and assembly of data: M Charvin, AC Bertaux; (V) Data analysis and interpretation: M Charvin, HM Späth, AC Bertaux; (VI) Manuscript writing: All authors; (VII) Final approval of manuscript: All authors.
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