Feasibility and safety of airway bypass stent placement and influence of topical mitomycin C on stent patency Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Mitomycin
  • Nucleic Acid Synthesis Inhibitors
  • Stents

abstract

  • Airway bypass stent placement can be performed safely. In an animal model, most stents became occluded within 1 week, but topical mitomycin application resulted in significant prolongation of patency.

publication date

  • March 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2004.07.062

PubMed ID

  • 15746748

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 632

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 129

number

  • 3