Paulo Cardoso

Graduated in Medicine at the Medical School of Rio de Janeiro of the Gama Filho University, Brazil (1979). Trained in General Surgery and Thoracic Surgery and had a MaSc in Thoracic Surgery at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (1980-87). Research and Clinical fellowship in Thoracic Surgery at the University of Toronto, Canada (1987-1992) and a Ph.D. in Pneumology at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil (2000). Dr. Cardoso is currently an Associate Professor of Thoracic Surgery at the Department of Cardiopneumology, Division of Thoracic Surgery of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil. He is also an attending thoracic surgeon at the Division of Thoracic Surgery of the Heart Institute (InCor) of the Hospital das Clinicas, Faculty of Medicine of the University of Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Latest work with IntechOpen by Paulo Cardoso

Thoracic Surgery congregates topics and articles from many renowned authors around the world covering several different topics. Unlike the usual textbooks, Thoracic Surgery is a conglomerate of different topics from Pre-operative Assessment, to Pulmonary Resection for Lung Cancer, chest wall procedures, lung cancer topics featuring aspects of VATS major pulmonary resections along with traditional topics such as Pancoast tumors and recurrence patterns of stage I lung disease, hyperhidrosis, bronchiectasis, lung transplantation and much more. This Open Access format is a novel method of sharing thoracic surgical information provided by authors worldwide and it is made accessible to everyone in an expedite way and with an excellent publishing quality.

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