Bronchoscopy, indications, safety and complications.

  title={Bronchoscopy, indications, safety and complications.},
  author={Omer S. B. Alamoudi and Suzan Mansour Attar and Tawfik Mohammed Ghabrah and Mohammed A. Kassimi},
  journal={Saudi medical journal},
  volume={21 11},
OBJECTIVE To review the safety, indications, complications of flexible fiberoptic bronchoscopies performed at university teaching hospital, and to correlate the bronchoscopic findings with radiology, histology, and history of smoking. METHODS A total of 124 consecutive flexible fiberoptic bronchoscopies were reviewed in the last 3 years. A special form that contains personal data, indications, premedications, route of insertion, bronchoscopic findings, and complications in subjects-undergone… CONTINUE READING


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