Felix G Fernandez

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Incremental risk of prior coronary arterial stents for pulmonary resection
    Felix G Fernandez
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1212-8; discussion 1219-20. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Sublobar resection versus definitive radiation in patients with stage IA non-small cell lung cancer
    Felix G Fernandez
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:354-60; discussion 360-1. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Impact of laterality on early and late survival after pneumonectomy
    Felix G Fernandez
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta VA Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:244-9. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Video-assisted thoracic surgery lobectomy cost variability: implications for a bundled payment era
    Rachel L Medbery
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:1686-92; discussion 1692-3. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Routine intraoperative frozen section analysis of bronchial margins is of limited utility in lung cancer resection
    Rachel M Owen
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1859-65; discussion 1865-6. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery segmentectomy: a safe and effective procedure
    Bradley G Leshnower
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Joseph B Whitehead Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:1571-6. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Pneumonectomy for benign disease: analysis of the early and late outcomes
    Rachel M Owen
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 43:312-7. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Chest wall reconstruction using biomaterials
    Daniel L Miller
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1050-6. 2013
  9. pmc Bilateral lung transplantation offers better long-term survival, compared with single-lung transplantation, for younger patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
    Seth D Force
    Department Surgery, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:244-9. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Intrapyloric botulinum injection increases postoperative esophagectomy complications
    Shady M Eldaif
    Department of Surgery, Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:1959-64; discussion 1964-5. 2014

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Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Incremental risk of prior coronary arterial stents for pulmonary resection
    Felix G Fernandez
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1212-8; discussion 1219-20. 2013
    ..Our aim was to determine the incidence of major adverse cardiac events (MACE) in patients undergoing pulmonary resection for lung cancer after percutaneous coronary stenting...
  2. doi request reprint Sublobar resection versus definitive radiation in patients with stage IA non-small cell lung cancer
    Felix G Fernandez
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 94:354-60; discussion 360-1. 2012
    ..Surgical outcomes are biased by preoperative selection factors and upstaging that occurs during surgery. This study compares outcomes between sublobar pulmonary resection and traditional external beam radiation therapy...
  3. doi request reprint Impact of laterality on early and late survival after pneumonectomy
    Felix G Fernandez
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta VA Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 92:244-9. 2011
    ..This study evaluated the effect of laterality on survival in patients who underwent pneumonectomy for lung cancer...
  4. ncbi request reprint Video-assisted thoracic surgery lobectomy cost variability: implications for a bundled payment era
    Rachel L Medbery
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:1686-92; discussion 1692-3. 2014
    ..We aim to identify factors driving variability in hospital costs after video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS) lobectomy for lung cancer...
  5. doi request reprint Routine intraoperative frozen section analysis of bronchial margins is of limited utility in lung cancer resection
    Rachel M Owen
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1859-65; discussion 1865-6. 2013
    ..We hypothesize that frozen section of the bronchial margin is rarely positive and seldom changes intraoperative management...
  6. doi request reprint Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery segmentectomy: a safe and effective procedure
    Bradley G Leshnower
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Joseph B Whitehead Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:1571-6. 2010
    ..With the increased use of thoracoscopy, a video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) segmentectomy may be as safe and effective as an open segmentectomy...
  7. doi request reprint Pneumonectomy for benign disease: analysis of the early and late outcomes
    Rachel M Owen
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 43:312-7. 2013
    ..To analyse the indications, operative techniques, postoperative morbidity, mortality and long-term outcomes of patients who underwent pneumonectomy for benign lung disease...
  8. ncbi request reprint Chest wall reconstruction using biomaterials
    Daniel L Miller
    Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 95:1050-6. 2013
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  9. pmc Bilateral lung transplantation offers better long-term survival, compared with single-lung transplantation, for younger patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
    Seth D Force
    Department Surgery, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 91:244-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of our study was to evaluate a large group of patients to determine if either SLT or BLT officered a long-term survival advantage for patients with IPF...
  10. ncbi request reprint Intrapyloric botulinum injection increases postoperative esophagectomy complications
    Shady M Eldaif
    Department of Surgery, Section of General Thoracic Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia
    Ann Thorac Surg 97:1959-64; discussion 1964-5. 2014
    ..The purpose of this review is to compare the results in a prospective cohort of patients who received pyloric botulinum injection versus patients who received pyloromyotomy or pyloroplasty with esophagectomy...
  11. doi request reprint Thoracoscopy without lung isolation utilizing single lumen endotracheal tube intubation and carbon dioxide insufflation
    Manu S Sancheti
    Emory University Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:439-44. 2013
    ..This study evaluated the feasibility of performing thoracoscopy without lung isolation employing single lumen endotracheal tube (SLET) intubation and carbon dioxide insufflation...