Scientific article

Management of superior vena cava syndrome in critically ill cancer patients

Published inSupportive Care in Cancer, vol. 26, no. 2, p. 521-528
Publication date2018

The purpose of this study is to describe the management and outcome of critically ill cancer patients with Superior Vena Cava Syndrome (SVCS).

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Airway Obstruction/pathology
  • Critical Illness/therapy
  • Female
  • Hematologic Neoplasms/complications/mortality/pathology
  • Hospitals, University
  • Humans
  • Intensive Care Units
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Pleural Effusion/pathology
  • Pulmonary Atelectasis/pathology
  • Pulmonary Embolism/pathology
  • Superior Vena Cava Syndrome/therapy
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
  • Treatment Outcome
  • Vena Cava, Superior/pathology
Affiliation Not a UNIGE publication
Citation (ISO format)
MORIN, Sarah et al. Management of superior vena cava syndrome in critically ill cancer patients. In: Supportive Care in Cancer, 2018, vol. 26, n° 2, p. 521–528. doi: 10.1007/s00520-017-3860-z
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ISSN of the journal0941-4355

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