Welcome to the WABIP Academy Literature Review, a collection of reviews of key papers that are selected in terms of their relevance or importance to Interventional Pulmonology. The papers and their reviews are carefully selected/created by the Literature Review editorial team.

Scott Twaddell MD, Labib Debiane MD, Calvin Sidhu MD

2021 Reviews

Therapeutic Bronchoscopy

Bronchoscopic Thermal Vapour Ablation for Localized Cancer Lesions of the Lung: A Clinical Feasibility Treat-and-Resect Study Steinfort DP, Christie M, Antippa P, Rangamuwa K, et al. Respiration. 2021;100(5):432-442
Predictors of survival and technical success of bronchoscopic interventions in malignant airway obstruction Freitas C, Serino M, Cardoso C, Saleiro , et al. Thorac Dis. 2021 Dec;13(12):6760-6768.
Bronchial Thermoplasty Induced Airway Smooth Muscle Reduction and Clinical Response in Severe Asthma. The TASMA Randomized Trial Goorsenberg AWM, d'Hooghe JNS, Srikanthan K, Ten Hacken NHT, et al. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2021 Jan 15
Endobronchial Coil System versus Standard-of-Care Medical Management in the Treatment of Subjects with Severe Emphysema Klooster K, Valipour A, Marquette CH, Boutros J, Mal H, et al. Respiration. 2021;100(8):804-810
Meet the Editors

Scott Twaddell MD (left), Labib Debiane MD (center), Calvin Sidhu MD (right)