Organization profile

Organization profile

The Division of Thoracic Surgery in Penn State College of Medicine's Department of Surgery treats patients with benign and malignant thoracic diseases, including conditions of the lungs, esophagus, airway, mediastinum, chest wall, diaphragm and pleura. One of the most common conditions treated is lung cancer.

Division physicians offer an advanced level of expertise and provide care via endoscopic, minimally invasive and complex open surgeries and interventions.

Organization profile

The Division of Thoracic Surgery in Penn State College of Medicine's Department of Surgery treats patients with benign and malignant thoracic diseases, including conditions of the lungs, esophagus, airway, mediastinum, chest wall, diaphragm and pleura. One of the most common conditions treated is lung cancer.

Division physicians offer an advanced level of expertise and provide care via endoscopic, minimally invasive and complex open surgeries and interventions.

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    Research Output

    • 534 Citations
    • 15 h-Index
    • 30 Article
    • 2 Review article
    • 1 Chapter
  • The Impact of Minimally Invasive Gastrectomy on Survival in the USA

    Hendriksen, B. S., Brooks, A. J., Hollenbeak, C. S., Taylor, M. D., Reed, M. F. & Soybel, D. I., May 1 2020, In : Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 24, 5, p. 1000-1009 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Chest Tube Drainage Devices

    Toth, J. W., Reed, M. F. & Ventola, L. K., Jan 1 2019, In : Seminars in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 40, 3, p. 386-393 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Lytic Therapy for Retained Traumatic Hemothorax: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

    Hendriksen, B. S., Kuroki, M. T., Armen, S. B., Reed, M. F., Taylor, M. D. & Hollenbeak, C. S., Apr 2019, In : CHEST. 155, 4, p. 805-815 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 2 Scopus citations
  • Outcomes following small bowel obstruction due to malignancy in the national audit of small bowel obstruction

    National Audit of Small Bowel Obstruction Steering Group & National Audit of Small Bowel Obstruction Collaborators, Dec 2019, In : European Journal of Surgical Oncology. 45, 12, p. 2319-2324 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 2 Scopus citations
  • 3 Scopus citations

    Robotic-Assisted Versus Thoracoscopic Lobectomy Outcomes From High-Volume Thoracic Surgeons

    Reddy, R. M., Gorrepati, M. L., Oh, D. S., Mehendale, S. & Reed, M. F., Sep 1 2018, In : Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 106, 3, p. 902-908 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 10 Scopus citations