Recent Pulmonology Articles
Bronchoscopy During COVID-19: Reviewing an International Expert Panel Practice Statement
Best PracticesBronchoscopy remains an important diagnostic and therapeutic tool in critically ill patients, but careful preparation and precautions are necessary considering the number of healthcare workers who've been sickened by the novel coronavirus. Dr. Angela Argento and Dr. Elizabeth Malsin discuss what they've learned performing bronchoscopies during the pandemic.
Panel Recommends Safe Ways to Practice Bronchoscopy During Pandemic
Prevention ChallengesBronchoscopy may still be warranted for suspected or confirmed COVID-19 cases despite aerosolization risks. An international panel of pulmonary and critical care specialists offers recommendations for safely doing procedures.