Latest severe emphysema Stories
Lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS) can have a significantly beneficial effect in patients with severe emphysema, according to the first ever study to randomize emphysema patients to receive either LVRS or non-surgical medical care.
Researchers at Sentara Cardiovascular Research Institute begin a new international study to explore the safety and effectiveness of stents to open airways of patients with advanced emphysema or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).
Spiration, Inc., a developer of novel medical technology designed to benefit patients with acute and chronic conditions of the lung, today announced that the first patients have been enrolled in the company's IBV Valve Trial in the United States.
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