Bronchoscopy in haematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients may not be beneficial

Eccersley, Lydia R. J.
August 2007
Thorax;Aug2007, Vol. 62 Issue 8, p683
Academic Journal
The article presents a study which examines the significance of bronchoscopy to haemopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT) recipients. It aimed to assess whether modifications in management-based on bronchoscopy results led to a survival advantage. The subject of the study were 1651 HSCT recipients. Results revealed that bronchoscopy in HSCT individual may not be beneficial.


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