Clinical Literature Library

The references below are selected articles, abstracts, and white papers regarding bronchial valve treatment for air leaks. For a complete bibliography of publications relating to the Spiration Valve System, contact us.

Isolation of persistent leaks and placement of intrabronchial valves.

Mahajan AK, Verhoef P, Patel SB, et al. Isolation of persistent air leaks and placement of intrabronchial valves. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2012.

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Continued evaluation of the Spiration IBV Valve System to control postoperative air leak – case report.

Burnett HS, Wilson T, Springmeyer SC. Continue evaluation of the Spiration IBV Valve System to control postoperative air leak – case report. Abstract presented a the International Conference of the American Thoracic Society May 13-18, 2011 Denver, Colorado

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Placement and subsequent removal of bronchial valves for the treatment of prolonged post-surgical air leaks.

Ameen K, Gonzalez X, Springmeyer SC Placement and subsequent removal of bronchial valves for the treatment of prolonged post-surgical air leaks. Abstract presented a the International Conference of the American Thoracic Society May 13-18, 2011 Denver, Colorado

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Bronchial valve treatment for pulmonary air leak after anatomic lung resection for cancer

Dooms C, Decaluwe H, Yserbty J, et. al. Bronchial valve treatment for pulmonary air leak after anatomic lung resection for cancer. ERJ Express 2013.

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Clinical suspicion plays a role in endobronchial valve deployment

Haroon R, Gaspard D, Boujaoude Z, et. al. Clinical suspicion plays a role in endobronchial valve deployment. Poster presented at the International Conference of the American Thoracic Society May 17-21, 2013 Philadelphia, PA

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