Table 3—

Frequency in which planned therapeutic approaches were altered or guided by endobronchial ultrasound findings

Indicationn (%)
Mechanical tumour destruction123/346 (36)
Stent placement121/235 (51)
Nd:YAG laser resection56/148 (38)
Argon-plasma coagulation121/262 (46)
Brachytherapy69/134 (51)
Foreign body removal3/22 (14)
Abscess drainage12/27 (42)
  • Nd:YAG: Neodymium:yttrium aluminium garnet