Bronchoscopic lung volume reduction for end-stage emphysema: report on the first 98 patients.

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OBJECTIVES To report the first multicenter experience on the treatment of end-stage emphysema using an endobronchial valve (EBV) [Emphasys EBV; Emphasys Medical; Redwood City, CA]. DESIGN Retrospective analysis from prospective multicenter registry. PATIENTS AND INTERVENTIONS This is a study of the use of EBVs in the treatment of end-stage emphysema at… (More)

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@article{Wan2006BronchoscopicLV, title={Bronchoscopic lung volume reduction for end-stage emphysema: report on the first 98 patients.}, author={Innes Y. P. Wan and Tudor Toma and Duncan M. Geddes and Greg I. Snell and Trevor J. Williams and Federico Venuta and Anthony P. C. Yim}, journal={Chest}, year={2006}, volume={129 3}, pages={518-26} }