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Endobronchial Blocker Application in Hemoptysis


Endobronchial Blocker Application in Hemoptysis

This video was created by a member of the CHEST community.

Hemoptysis is a very critical condition and needs a quick intervention. This video describes the use of endobronchial blockers in hemoptysis and reviews steps to implement the blockers using different techniques.

This video is intended as a review tool for providers facing a hemoptysis case and can guide the operator and orient them about the endobronchial kit.


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Abdul Hamid Alraiyes, MD, FCCP

Associate Professor of Medicine
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, North Chicago, IL