Safety and tolerability of comprehensive research bronchoscopy in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease results from the SPIROMICS bronchoscopy substudy Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cell Hypoxia
  • Endothelial Growth Factors
  • Gene Expression Regulation
  • Hypoxia
  • Intercellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins
  • Lymphokines
  • Pulmonary Alveoli
  • Respiratory Mucosa

abstract

  • A research bronchoscopy procedure that includes oral sampling, BAL, endobronchial biopsy, and brushing can be safely performed. Airway characteristics during bronchoscopy, demographics, asthma or COPD, and lung function may convey increased risk for procedure-related events necessitating intervention.

publication date

  • April 2019

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC6441692

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201807-441OC

PubMed ID

  • 30653926

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 439

end page

  • 446

volume

  • 16

number

  • 4