Cardiothoracic Surgery- Everything You Need Know

Cardiothoracic Surgery- Everything You Need Know

There was a specific surgical discipline of thoracic surgery by 1940. Its main focus was tuberculosis and bronchiectasis. It gradually evolved as a surgical treatment of organs inside the chest and rib cage that mainly includes lung (lung diseases), esophagus, and thymus.  Oftentimes, thoracic surgery is interchangeably used with cardiothoracic surgery and cardiovascular surgery. However,…

Some Common Diseases Associated With Lungs & Their Potential Treatments

Some Common Diseases Associated With Lungs & Their Potential Treatments

Lungs are an important part of the human respiratory system which is a group of tissues and organs that work together to help us breathe. The whole respiratory system functions together to move fresh air inside and eliminate waste gases outside. Every time you breathe, this process is happening. Our lungs keep us breathing, and…