The multivariate analysis of indications of rigid bronchoscopy in suspected foreign body aspiration


DİVARCI E. , TOKER B., Dokumcu Z. , Musayev A., ÖZCAN C. , ERDENER A.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY, vol.100, pp.232-237, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 100
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2017.07.012
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.232-237

Abstract

Objective: Foreign body aspiration (FBA) could be a serious life-threatening condition in children. Patients usually underwent bronchoscopy with suspicious of FBA alone. In this study, we aimed to determine which patients need to go to bronchoscopy based on pre-operative findings.