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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 ...
Therapeutic bronchoscopic interventions for malignant airway obstruction: A retrospective study from experience on 547 patients.
(Lippincott, Williams&Wilkins, 2016)
There is no definitive consensus about the factors affecting the choice of interventional bronchoscopy in the management of malignant airway obstruction. The present study defines the choice of the interventional bronchoscopic ...
Tracheal laceration due to elective intubation and its treatment with endotracheal stenting
(Aves Yayıncılık, 2015)
Tracheal laceration as a result of elective intubation is a rarely seen complication with a high mortality. An eighty-one years old, female patient who was followed in the intensive care unit and treated with mechanical ...
Placement of self-expandable bifurcated metallic stents without use of fluoroscopic and guidewire guidance to palliate central airway lesions.
(Italian Respiratory Society, 2016)
Background: Self-expandable metallic stents (SEMS) can be used to treat malignant obstructions and fistulas of the central airways. SEMS can be placed using different methods. Recently, a rigid bronchoscope has been used ...
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 ...
Endobronchial Argon Plasma Coagulation for Treatment of Dieulafoy Disease
(DAEDALUS ENTERPRISES INC, 2015)
Dieulafoy disease of the bronchus is a rare condition. A 28-y-old male patient with recurrent exacerbations of hemoptysis (producing up to 300 mL) over the previous 4 y was admitted to our hospital following an acute ...