Risk factors for bronchoscopic complications in patients over 75 years of age


OLGUN YILDIZELİ Ş. , TUFAN ÇİNÇİN A. , Arikan H., Cinar C., Kocakaya D., Eryuksel E.

EUROPEAN GERIATRIC MEDICINE, cilt.9, sa.1, ss.89-94, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 9 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s41999-017-0001-7
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN GERIATRIC MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.89-94

Özet

Aim Bronchoscopy is a widely used, well-tolerated diagnostic and therapeutic intervention and has a low complication rate. The aim of this study was to describe the rates of bronchoscopic complications and risk factors in a group of patients 75 years' old and above.