With the development of new instruments and the refining of new techniques, flexible bronchoscopy has become one of the most frequently performed invasive procedures in pulmonary medicine. This new edition of Flexible Bronchoscopy is an essential addition to the bronchoscopist's bookshelf. It highlights possible complications, contra-indications and precautions. In addition it addresses all current techniques and future techlogies in interventional bronchoscopy. For ease of use Flexible Bronchoscopy is divided into four major sections: * Fundamentals of Bronchoscopy * Diagstic Bronchoscopy * Therapeutic Bronchoscopy * Special Considerations Flexible Bronchoscopyis an ideal training manual for all respiratory and pulmonary physicians, as well as trainees and residents working in the field of respiratory medicine, who need to develop the skill of interventional bronchoscopy.
Ko-Pen Wang, Interventional Pulmonology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Director Chest Diagnostic Center, Harbor Hospital Center, Associate Professor of Medicine, and Otolaryngology Head and neck Surgery, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, Maryland, USA Atul C. Mehta, CMO, Shikh Khalifa Medical City, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E., Staff Physician, Respiratory Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA J. Francis Turner, Jr., Chief, Interventional Pulmonology & Critical Care Medicine, Nevada Cancer Institute, Professor of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Date of Publication
Clinical Medicine: Professional
Place of Publication
Country of Publication
Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)