Lung volume reduction surgery for diffuse emphysema

Stein K
Record ID 32004000047
Authors' objectives: This study aims to assess the effects of lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS) compared with continuing medical treatment in people with emphysema.
Authors' methods: Review
Project Status: Completed
URL for project:
Year Published: 2002
URL for published report: n/a
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: England
MeSH Terms
  • Emphysema
  • Pneumonectomy
  • Pulmonary Emphysema
  • Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive
  • Bronchoscopy
Organisation Name: Wessex Institute for Health Research and Development
Contact Address: Pauline King. Wessex Institute for Health Research and Development, Boldrewood Medical School, Bassett Crescent East, Highfield, Southampton. SO16 7PX Tel. +44 1703 595661 Fax +44 1703 595662
Copyright: Wessex Institute for Health Research and Development (WIHRD)
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