Bronchoscopes

Known as: BRONCHOSCOPE (FLEXIBLE OR RIGID), Bronchoscope 
A thin, tube-like instrument used to examine the inside of the trachea, bronchi (air passages that lead to the lungs), and lungs. A bronchoscope has… (More)

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1939-2018
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2011
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2011
RATIONALE Defining the biogeography of bacterial populations in human body habitats is a high priority for understanding… (More)
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2010
2010
OBJECTIVE We performed this study to evaluate the role of transesophageal endoscopic ultrasound with bronchoscope-guided fine… (More)
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2005
2005
In this paper, we propose a hybrid method for tracking a bronchoscope that uses a combination of magnetic sensor tracking and… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
STUDY OBJECTIVES Although various techniques are available for obtaining pathology specimens from the mediastinal lymph nodes… (More)
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2004
2004
STUDY OBJECTIVES We evaluated the feasibility, safety, and efficacy of CT-guided transbronchial biopsy (TBB) using an ultrathin… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
This paper describes a method for tracking the camera motion of a flexible endoscope, in particular a bronchoscope, using… (More)
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1997
1997
CONTEXT Nosocomial transmission of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR TB) has been reported primarily in New York State and… (More)
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1996
1996
BACKGROUND Failure of high-level disinfection of bronchoscopes has caused several outbreaks of nosocomial infection or… (More)
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1993
1993
Because of the increasing numbers of immunosuppressed patients and the general resurgence of mycobacterial infection, diagnostic… (More)
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1989
1989
Recurrent episodes of mycobacterial cross-contamination of bronchoscopy specimens were identified in a large, tertiary-care… (More)
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