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Does access to private healthcare influence potential lung cancer cure rates?
(Health and Medical Publishing Group, 2017)
Background. Numerous studies show a link between poor socioeconomic status (SES) and late-stage cancer diagnosis. However, this has not been consistently shown looking at non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in isolation. ...
Pulmonary scar carcinoma in South Africa
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2017)
Background. The association between lung scarring and the subsequent development of cancer remains controversial. South Africa has one of the highest incidences of tuberculosis in the world, and resultant scarring may ...
Iatrogenic bleeding during flexible bronchoscopy : risk factors, prophylactic measures and management
(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 ...
Fatal tumour pulmonary embolism
(Wiley Open Access, 2017)
A 30-year-old female with no significant past medical history was referred to our facility with sudden onset of shortness of breath. She had a low clinical probability for pulmonary thromboembolism and a computed ...