Table 2—

Indications for therapeutic bronchoscopy in the study population with use of endobronchial ultrasound

Indicationn (%)
Mechanical tumour destruction346 (29)
Stent placement235 (20)
Nd:YAG laser resection148 (13)
Argon-plasma coagulation262 (23)
Brachytherapy134 (11)
Foreign body removal22 (2)
Abscess drainage27 (2)
  • Nd:YAG: Neodymium:yttrium aluminium garnet. n=1,174