Transparency of Value in the Care of Patients Undergoing Lung Cancer and Esophageal Cancer Surgery

Medicine is evolving where the focus expands to not just state of the art technology and procedures to care for our patients, but also what value can medicine provide to patients.  That value is defined by not just the overarching goals of therapy, i.e. cure of cancer, resolution of infection, amelioration of pain, but [...]

By | 2013-10-06T06:07:14+00:00 October 6, 2013|Esophageal Cancer, General, Lung Cancer|

Welcome to UCD ChestHealth!

Welcome to UCD ChestHealth, the official blog of UC Davis Thoracic Surgery.  This exciting new outlet, the first of its kind for a UC Davis Health System clinical service, will allow patients, physicians, students, residents, allied health professionals and anyone else who is interested or curious to learn about what w [...]

By | 2011-11-22T18:49:59+00:00 October 3, 2011|General|