• Effect of exogenous surfactant on Paediatric Bronchoalveolar lavage derived macrophages’ cytokine secretion 

      Van Rensburg, Lyne; Van Zyl, Johann M,; Smith, Johan; Goussard, Pierre (BMC (part of Springer Nature), 2019-12-05)
      Background: Bronchoalveolar lavage is a useful bronchoscopy technique. However, studies in “normal” children populations are few. Furthermore, the anti-inflammatory effects of exogenous pulmonary surfactants on ...
    • Iatrogenic bleeding during flexible bronchoscopy : risk factors, prophylactic measures and management 

      Bernasconi, Maurizio; Koegelenberg, Coenraad F. N.; Koutsokera, Angela; Ogna, Adam; Casutt, Alessio; Nicod, Laurent; Lovis, Alban (European Respiratory Society, 2017-03-18)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Significant iatrogenic bleeding during flexible bronchoscopy is fortunately rare and usually self-limiting. Life-threatening bleeding, however, can occur, especially after conventional or cryoprobeassisted ...
    • The impact of HIV infection on the presentation of lung cancer in South Africa 

      Koegelenberg, C. F. N.; Van Der Made, T.; Taljaard, J. J.; Irusen, E. M. (Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2016)
      ENGLISH ABSTRACT: Background. Despite the very high background prevalence of HIV and smoking-related diseases in sub-Saharan Africa, very little is known about the presentation of lung cancer in HIV-infected individuals. ...
    • The real value of endobronchial ultrasound 

      Vorster, Morne Johan; Schubert, Pawel Tomasz; Koegelenberg, Coenraad Frederik Nicolaas (Health and Medical Publishing Group, 2015)
      Endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial needle aspiration (EBUS-TBNA) has become a standard procedure worldwide, used in conjunction with bronchoscopy to obtain biopsies for mediastinal disorders. A 67-year-old man ...