Indications and Contraindications in Flexible Bronchoscopy

Robert F. Browning, J. Francis Turner, Ko Pen Wang

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFlexible Bronchoscopy
Number of pages22
ISBN (Print)9781405175876
StatePublished - Jan 5 2012
Externally publishedYes


  • Complications of bronchoscopy, under certain conditions
  • Contraindications to bronchoscopy
  • Contraindications to laser bronchoscopy
  • Cough, symptoms in underlying lung disease
  • Early bronchoscopy, for acute cough
  • Flexible bronchoscope, endobronchial lesion sampling
  • Flexible bronchoscopy, indications and contraindications
  • Indications for diagnostic bronchoscopy, hemoptysis, BAL, IPF
  • Indications for therapeutic bronchoscopy
  • Real-time endobronchial bronchography, cavities, lesions

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

Cite this