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ALLMedicine™ Pleural Biopsy Center

Research & Reviews  158 results

Malignant pleural disease: a pragmatic guide to diagnosis.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MCP.0000000000000877 10.5858/arpa.2020-0119-CP.
Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine; Chang CH, Ost DE

Jun 25th, 2022 - The diagnosis of malignant pleural disease is important in the care of patients with cancer. However, a one-size-fits-all approach to diagnosis may lead to delays in care as the sensitivity of each biopsy modality varies and can be dependent on th...

Surgical Site Preparation in Subjects Undergoing Medical Thoracoscopy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05430308

Jun 24th, 2022 - Medical thoracoscopy is the preferred procedure for performing pleural biopsy in patients with pleural effusions that remain undiagnosed after pleural fluid analysis. Unlike video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery that is performed under general anes...

Invasive Methods in the Diagnosis of Pleural Diseases: Which, When; An Algorithm Suggestion
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05428891

Jun 23rd, 2022 - No consensus exists regarding which biopsy methods are appropriate for specific procedures. In this randomized prospective study, the investigators aimed to compare computed tomography scan-guided pleural biopsy using an Abrams' needle (CT-ANPB) w...

DOAC in Chinese Patients With Atrial Fibrillation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05378035

Jun 21st, 2022 - The investigators aim to determine the DOAC levels at peak, trough, 24, and 48 hours after temporary discontinuation of apixaban, dabigatran, edoxaban, or rivaroxaban before elective interventional procedures in Chinese patients. The investigators...

MTB cfDNA Levels in TBP
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05397730

May 31st, 2022 - Tuberculosis (TB) is one of the major global health threats, with an estimated global incidence of 9.87 million cases in 2020 and it is the second leading infectious cause of death after COVID-19. Apart from pulmonary involvement, which is the mos...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  23 results

Surgical Site Preparation in Subjects Undergoing Medical Thoracoscopy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05430308

Jun 24th, 2022 - Medical thoracoscopy is the preferred procedure for performing pleural biopsy in patients with pleural effusions that remain undiagnosed after pleural fluid analysis. Unlike video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery that is performed under general anes...

Invasive Methods in the Diagnosis of Pleural Diseases: Which, When; An Algorithm Suggestion
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05428891

Jun 23rd, 2022 - No consensus exists regarding which biopsy methods are appropriate for specific procedures. In this randomized prospective study, the investigators aimed to compare computed tomography scan-guided pleural biopsy using an Abrams' needle (CT-ANPB) w...

DOAC in Chinese Patients With Atrial Fibrillation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05378035

Jun 21st, 2022 - The investigators aim to determine the DOAC levels at peak, trough, 24, and 48 hours after temporary discontinuation of apixaban, dabigatran, edoxaban, or rivaroxaban before elective interventional procedures in Chinese patients. The investigators...

MTB cfDNA Levels in TBP
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05397730

May 31st, 2022 - Tuberculosis (TB) is one of the major global health threats, with an estimated global incidence of 9.87 million cases in 2020 and it is the second leading infectious cause of death after COVID-19. Apart from pulmonary involvement, which is the mos...

Cervical Video Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (C-VATS)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01440244

Feb 14th, 2022 - Hypothesis: C-VATS is a feasible and safe method of entering the pleural space in order to perform pleural evaluation, pleural biopsy and pleurodesis in patients with pleural disease and/or pleural effusions. Objectives: Evaluate the safety and fe...

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News  3 results

UK Lung Cancer Molecular Testing Rates 'Fantastic'
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/924660

Feb 3rd, 2020 - DUBLIN — An audit found molecular testing has been successfully implemented in the NHS in England with "fantastic" testing rates, but quicker results are needed.  The Royal College of Physicians (RCP)'s Spotlight report on molecular testing in adv...

Firm, non-tender mass in right breast • worsening, nonproductive cough • pleuritic pain • Dx?
https://www.mdedge.com/node/126591/path_term/51948
The Journal of Family Practice; Trang D. Lehman, MD, MS, Zubin Damania, MD et. al.

Jan 3rd, 2017 - THE CASE A 44-year-old woman with a 15-year history of type 2 diabetes sought care for a firm, non-tender mass in the medial lower quadrant of her right breast. She hadn’t experienced any skin changes or axillary lymphadenopathy.

Development and Maintenance of a Pleural Disease Service
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/918740_2

Proceduralist and Outcomes The human body is complex and the systems are inextricably intertwined. Similarly to caring for the human body there is no way to separate medical training, care provision, and patient safety. Therefore, in discussing pl...

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