Comparison of Success Rates of Pleurodesis with Talc, and Holmium-YAG Laser in the Patients with Malignant Pleural Effusion


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Ulusan A., Sanli M., Arslan E., Isik A. F. , Tuncozgur B., Kul S., et al.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF THERAPEUTICS, cilt.25, ss.115-120, 2019 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 25 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5152/eurjther.2018.623
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF THERAPEUTICS
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.115-120

Özet

Objective: We aimed to investigate the efficacy of Holmium-yttrium aluminum garnet (Ho-YAG) laser using video assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) and compare it with the talcslurry pleurodesis in patients with malignant pleural effusion (MPE).