Rationale and design of the national emphysema treatment trial (NETT): A prospective randomized trial of lung volume reduction surgery

S. Piantadosi*, J. Rodarte, C. Miller, P. Barnard, J. Carter, K. Dubose, T. Flanigan, P. Fox, J. Haddad, K. Hale, A. Jahn, K. King, C. Nguyen, S. Norman, T. Officer, M. Reardon, J. Ricketts, S. Sax, M. Tucker, K. WilliamsD. Sugarbaker, C. Fanning, K. Birkenmaier, S. Body, C. Catanzano, S. Duffy, V. Formanek, A. Fuhlbrigge, P. Hartigan, A. Hunsaker, F. Jacobson, L. Mark, R. Russell, D. Saunders, G. Simons, S. Swanson, R. McKenna, Z. Mohsenifar, C. Geaga, D. Aberle, J. Brown, S. Clark, C. Cooper, R. Ferrill, R. Frantz, A. Gelb, J. Goldin, J. Gordon, D. Head, M. Joyner, P. Julien, M. Levine, M. Lewis, M. Pendio, J. Silverman, P. Walker, B. Williams, V. Yegyan, C. Yoou, J. Maurer, M. DeCamp, Y. Meli, L. Aviv, C. Hearn, E. Kraenzler, S. Marlow, K. McCarthy, A. Mehta, M. Meziane, P. O'Donovan, R. Schilz, E. Sullivan, M. Ginsburg, S. Scharf, P. Jellen, A. Asegu, J. Austin, M. Bartels, Y. Berkman, P. Berkoski, F. Brogan, E. Delphin, G. Demercado, A. DiMango, L. DePrisco, J. Gonzales, J. Gotthelf, P. Herman, A. Khan, M. Mantinaos, K. McKeon, B. Mets, G. Pearson, J. Pfeffer, L. Rossoff, A. Sunshine, P. Simonelli, K. Stavrolakes, B. Thomashow

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127 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)518-528
Number of pages11
JournalJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Volume118
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - 1999

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine
  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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