TUBERKULOZ VE TORAK-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX, vol.66, no.2, pp.115-121, 2018 (ESCI)
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TUBERKULOZ VE TORAK-TUBERCULOSIS AND THORAX
Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
Endobronchial ultrasound, transbronchial needle aspiration, complications, diagnostic utility, elderly, LUNG-CANCER, EBUS-TBNA, SARCOIDOSIS, SAFETY
Gazi University Affiliated:
Introduction: In the elderly population, diagnosis and initial treatment should be considered as soon as possible because of co-morbidities and complications. We aimed to evaluate the findings of endobronchial ultrasound-guided transbronchial needle aspiration (EBUS-TBNA) to determine the diagnostic utility of EBUS-TBNA in patients 65 years of age and older.