This section concerns all aspects of lung cancer including, but not limited to: prevention, diagnosis and management, as well as related molecular genetics, and pathophysiology.
Intravenous insulin therapy during lung resection does not affect lung function or surfactant proteins
The surgical resection of lung disrupts glucose homeostasis and causes hyperglycemia, as in any other major surgery or critical illness. We performed a prospective study where we carefully lowered hyperglycemi...
Citation: BMC Pulmonary Medicine 2014 14:155