[The application of laser therapy plus endobronchial stenting in treatment of complete airway obstruction].

@article{Guo2001TheAO,
  title={[The application of laser therapy plus endobronchial stenting in treatment of complete airway obstruction].},
  author={J Guo and Z Chen and Xiao-Dong Gao and Su-xiang Wang and Jing-xian Li and Wen-yan Zhang and Haiyan Li},
  journal={Zhonghua nei ke za zhi},
  year={2001},
  volume={40 7},
  pages={435-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the efficacy of laser therapy plus endobronchial stenting in the treatment of complete airway obstruction. METHODS 17 cases with complete airway obstruction were treated with Nd: YAG laser and endobronchial stenting from April 1998 to November 2000. The patients' dyspnea, airway gauge, pulmonary function and complications were observed… CONTINUE READING