Introduction to Bronchoscopy

Introduction to Bronchoscopy

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ISBN-13: 9781107449527
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 09/07/2017
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 204
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.39(d)

About the Author

Armin Ernst, MD, graduated from the University of Heidelberg and completed his residency at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center in San Antonio, Texas. He then completed his fellowship in pulmonary and critical care medicine at the combined program of Harvard Medical School. Dr. Ernst is the Chief of Interventional Pulmonology and the Director of the Complex Airway Center at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He is a member of multiple professional associations and has received numerous awards for his work and achievements, most recently the Pasquale Ciaglia Medal in 2007 from the American College of Chest Physicians.

Table of Contents

Contributors vii

Introduction xi

Abbreviations/Acronyms xiii

1 A Short History of Bronchoscopy Heinrich D. Becker 1

2 Multidetector Computed Tomography Imaging of the Central Airways Karen S. Lee Phillip M. Boiselle 17

3 The Larynx Daniel C. Chelius William W. Lunn 30

4 Airway Anatomy for the Bronchoscopist Rani Kumaran Arthur Sung Armin Ernst 38

5 Anesthesia for Bronchoscopy John Pawlowski Stephen D. Pratt 46

6 Anatomy and Care of the Bronchoscope Robert Garland 62

7 Starting and Managing a Bronchoscopy Unit Rabih Bechara 71

8 Flexible Bronchoscopy: Indications, Contraindications, and Consent Aaron B. Waxman 78

9 Bronchial Washing, Bronchoaiveolar Lavage, Bronchial Brush, and Endobronchial Biopsy Carla Lamb 85

10 Transbronchial Lung Biopsy Scott Shofer Momen M. Wahidi 98

11 Transbronchial Needle Aspiration William Fischer David Feller-Kopman 107

12 Bronchoscopy in the Intensive Care Unit Jed A. Gorden 115

13 Bronchoscopy in the Lung Transplant Patient Anne L. Fuhlbrigge 126

14 Advanced Diagnostic Bronchoscopy Ross Morgan Armin Ernst 134

15 Basic Therapeutic Techniques Luis F. Angel Deborah J. Levine 142

Index 151

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