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6/13/12

Endobronchial Ultrasonography in the Assessment of Centrally ...
Of these, 93 patients underwent autofluorescence bronchoscopy (LIFE; laser- induced fluorescence endoscopy system, Xillix Technologies Corporation, .
http://ajrccm.atsjournals.org/content/165/6/832.full


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Autofluorescence bronchoscopy with white light bronchoscopy ...
Background: The potential of autofluorescence bronchoscopy (AFB) to detect . lung cancer with laser-induced fluorescence endoscopy and spectrofluorometry.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1747416/


Fluorescence bronchoscopy
Feb 11, 2010 . Fluorescence bronchoscopy has been developed to identify . Laser induced fluorescence spectroscopy at endoscopy: Tissue optics; Monte .
http://www.uptodate.com/contents/fluorescence-bronchoscopy

Endobronchial Ultrasound-Guided Transbronchial Lung Biopsy in
The procedure may increase the yield of endoscopic biopsy in patients with these . Bronchoscopy has been used in evaluating solitary pulmonary nodules . Y, et al The role of endoscopic techniques, laser-induced fluorescence endoscopy, .
http://journal.publications.chestnet.org/article.aspx?articleid=1084206


Article - CHEST Journal - American College of Chest Physicians
Results: The accuracy of diagnosis by white-light bronchoscopy, with . Laser- induced (originally, “lung imaging”) fluorescence endoscopy (LIFE)10,11,12 was .
http://journal.publications.chestnet.org/article.aspx?articleid=1079343


Autofluorescence Bronchoscopy and Endobronchial Ultrasound: A ...
Autofluorescence bronchoscopy (AFB) is an endoscopic tool that can identify . and the most recent version of LIFE is "laser induced fluorescence emission.
http://ats.ctsnetjournals.org/cgi/content/full/80/6/2395


Early detection of lung cancer with laser-induced fluorescence - NCBI
Early detection of lung cancer with laser-induced fluorescence endoscopy and . with LIFE were compared with the criterion standard, white-light bronchoscopy.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11115472