TITLE

British Thoracic Society guidelines on diagnostic flexible bronchoscopy

AUTHOR(S)
Honeybourne, D.; Babb, J.; Bowie, P.; Brewin, A.; Fraise, A.; Garrard, C.; Harvey, J.; Lewis, R.; Neumann, C.; Wathen, C. G.; Williams, T.
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Thorax;Mar2001 Supplement 1, Vol. 56, pi1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on the British Thoracic Society guidelines on diagnostic flexible bronchoscopy. These guidelines have been developed at the request of the Standards of Care Committee of the British Thoracic Society. The aim of the Committee was to produce evidence-based guidelines for subsequent use by medical, nursing, and technical staff. The areas to be covered were carefully defined and were primarily to advise on bronchoscopy in adults, although the sections of the guidelines concerned with staff safety and instrument decontamination would also be relevant to paediatric flexible bronchoscopy.
ACCESSION #
12912847

 

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