Placement of covered retrievable expandable metallic stents for pediatric tracheobronchial obstruction.

@article{Shin2006PlacementOC,
  title={Placement of covered retrievable expandable metallic stents for pediatric tracheobronchial obstruction.},
  author={Ji Hoon Shin and Soo Jong Hong and H-y Song and Seong Jong Park and G S Ko and So Yeon Lee and Hyo-Bin Kim and Joo-Young Jang},
  journal={Journal of vascular and interventional radiology : JVIR},
  year={2006},
  volume={17 2 Pt 1},
  pages={309-17}
}
PURPOSE To evaluate the safety and clinical effectiveness of placement of covered retrievable expandable metallic stents in seven children with tracheobronchial obstruction. MATERIALS AND METHODS Using bronchoscopic and fluoroscopic guidance, stent placement was performed in seven children (median age, 12 y; range, 2 mo-14 y). The stents were electively… CONTINUE READING