Abstracts & Publications

We have an active research program and expect the fellow to present at national meetings.

We have an active research program and expect the fellow to present at national meetings.

  1. Convex Probe EBUS for Diagnosing Parenchymal Lung Lesions (Poster Discussion ATS 2010)
  2. Bilateral Simultaneous Thorcenteses are Safe and Provide Rapid Benefit in Patients with Bilateral Pleural Effusions (Poster Presentation ATS 2010)
  3. Life-Altering Distal Stenting for Malignant Airway Obstruction - (Poster Presentation ATS 2010)
  4. Tension Hydrothorax Secondary to Pleuroperitoneal Leak Related to Peritoneal Dialysis - (Poster Presentation ATS 2010)
  5. A Case Report of Acute Pleuropericardial Effusions in a Patient with Ankylosing Spondylitis. (Poster Discussion Session ATS 2010)
  6. An Iatrogenic Diagnosis (Oral Presentation ATS 2010)
  7. Thoracenteses are Safe in Patients with Bleeding Tendencies (Poster Presentation ATS 2011)
  8. The Complementary Role of CD68 Immunostaining in Diagnosing Sarcoidosis by Endobronchial Ultrasound (Oral Presentation ACCP 2011)
  9. Convex Probe Endobronchial Ultrasound for Placement of Intraparenchymal Fiducial Markers to Guide Stereotactic Radiosurgery (Oral Presentation ACCP 2011)
  10. The Safety, Tolerability and Outcomes of Performing EBUS in Obese Patients- (Poster Presentation ATS 2012) Paper in progress.
  11. Expanding the Role for Endobronchial Valves – Bronchocutaneous Fistula (Poster Presentation ATS 2012)
  12. Safety and tolerability of advanced bronchoscopic procedures under moderate conscious sedation (World Bronchology Conference June 2012) Paper submitted.
  13. Impact of thoracentesis on dyspnea and quality of life (Oral Presentation ACCP 2012)
  14. Advanced lung adenocarcinoma masquerading as pulmonary alveolar proteinosis (Oral Presentation ACCP 2012)
  15. Iatrogenic Tracheoesophageal Fistula: A Unique Cause and Treatment. (ATS poster, 2013)
  16. Intrathoracic and circulating fibrocytes are elevated in patients with malignant pleural effusions (ATS presentation, 2013)

Publications