Recent Pulmonology Articles
Bronchoscopy During COVID-19: Reviewing an International Expert Panel Practice Statement
Best PracticesBronchoscopy remains an important diagnostic and therapeutic tool in critically ill patients, but careful preparation and precautions are necessary considering the number of healthcare workers who've been sickened by the novel coronavirus. Dr. Angela Argento and Dr. Elizabeth Malsin discuss what they've learned performing bronchoscopies during the pandemic.
AABIP and AIPPD Endorse New Framework for Graduate Medical Education During COVID-19
Public Health'These circumstances, and their continued evolution, require a new conceptual framework from which graduate medical education can effectively operate during the pandemic.'
High Procedure Volume Boosts Breakdowns in Endoscope Tracking and Tracing
Preventing InfectionAs hospitals face increased pressure to do more procedures with static staffing levels, the chance for documentation lapses increases, experts say. And when that tracking is being done manually, there is even more room for error.