Large Endobronchial Foreign Body Removal

  • Skill Level
    intermediate
  • Lectures
    1 Video
  • Enrolled
    73 students

What you'll learn

Foreign body aspiration is a global health problem that often results in life-threatening complications. More than 2/3 rd’s of foreign body aspirations occur in adults and children. Organic materials such as nuts, seeds, foreign metallic bodies, and bones are most commonly aspirated. read more »»

There is a wide range of clinical presentations, and often there is no reliable witness to supply the clinical history, especially in children. Maintaining a high index of suspicion is necessary for the diagnosis. When the diagnosis is delayed, complications of a retained foreign body such as pneumonia, lung abscess, recurrent hemoptysis, and bronchiectasis may necessitate a surgical resection. Learn more about a case of metallic body aspiration in this course and its management.

Who Should attend?

  • General practitioners
  • Primary care physicians
  • Undergraduate medical students (Interns)
  • Postgraduate students in medicine
  • Nurses
  • Life science graduates
  • AYUSH graduates
  • People interested in exploring new technologies in Medicine

Key concepts covered include:

By the end of the course, you will learn:

  • Foreign body aspiration
  • A rare case of foreign metallic body aspiration and its management

Instructor

Dr. Prof. Jayalakshmi T K

MBBS, MD(Chest Medicine), DETRD (Diploma I Environmental, TB & Chest Diseases), FCCP


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Sep 2014 to May 2016 – Dr. D .Y. Patil School of Medicine, Nerul, Navi Mumbai – Professor and Head of Department, Pulmonary medicine. Apr 2013 to May 2016 – Dr. D .Y. Patil School of Medicine, Nerul, Navi Mumbai – Professor, Pulmonary Medicine. Nov 2007 to April 2013 – Dr. D .Y. Patil School of Medicine, Nerul, Navi Mumbai – Associate Professor, Pulmonary Medicine. January 2001 to Nov 2006 – Dr. D .Y. Patil School of Medicine, Nerul, Navi Mumbai – Associate Professor, Pulmonary Medicine. Nov 1999 to April 2000 – Hinduja Hospital, Mumbai – Intensive care clinical assistant

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