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Safety and Efficacy of Oki Stenting Used to Treat Obstructions in the Right Mainstem Bronchus
(LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, 2018)
Background: Silicone stenting has been used to palliatively manage respiratory symptoms in patients with airway stenoses. Oki and Saka recently developed stents that can be used to manage stenoses around the carina between ...
Current Practice of Airway Stenting in the Adult Population in Europe: A Survey of the European Association of Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology (EABIP)
Background: Airway stenting (AS) commenced in Europe circa 1987 with the first placement of a dedicated silicone airway stent. Subsequently, over the last 3 decades, AS was spread throughout Europe, using different insertion ...
Endoscopic and Surgical Treatment of Benign Tracheal Stenosis: A Multidisciplinary Team Approach
(MEDICAL TRIBUNE INC, 2018)
Purpose: Surgical resection and reconstruction are considered the most appropriate approaches to treat post-intubation tracheal stenosis (PITS). Bronchoscopic methods can be utilized as palliative therapy in patients who ...