Conventional Bronchoscopy Plus Rose Versus Electromagnetic Navigation (EMN) Plus Rose in Small Peripheral Lesions
Lung Cancer - Secondary Lung Cancer - Benign Lung Lesions
Conditions: official terms
Lung Neoplasms
Conditions: Keywords
FBS, coin lesions, ENB, ROSE
Study Type
Study Phase
Study Design
Observational Model: Case Control, Time Perspective: Prospective
Overall Status
Not yet recruiting
The aim of this study is to evaluate if Electromagnetic navigation (ENB) in combination with rapid on site evaluation (ROSE) can improve diagnostic accuracy in those patients who fail to be diagnosed with conventional fluoroscopic assisted bronchoscopy (FBS) in combination with ROSE.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: No
Maximum Age: 80 Years
Minimum Age: 18 Years
Gender: Both
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- presence of small peripheral lung lesions (< 3 cm) in patient suitable for surgical procedure

Exclusion Criteria:

- patient with metastatic disease

- patients unfit for surgical procedure
azienda ospedaliera -universitaria Maggiore della carità
Novara, Italy
Status: Not yet recruiting
Contact: piero em balbo, md - 00393213733445 -
Start Date
May 2009
Completion Date
May 2010
Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Maggiore della Carita
Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Maggiore della Carita
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