J Bronchology Interv Pulmonol 2020 Dec 22;Publish Ahead of Print. Epub 2020 Dec 22.
Department of Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Department of Thoracic and Esophageal Surgery, University Hospitals, Cleveland, OH Department of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Departments of Surgery Interventional Pulmonology, Section of Thoracic Surgery, Inova Health System, Virginia Cancer Specialists, Fairfax, VA Department of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine, Pinehurst Medical Clinic and First Health Moore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst Department of Pulmonary Care, Atrium Health and Levine Cancer Institute, Charlotte, NC Department of Pulmonology, Blount Memorial Physicians Group Alcoa Department of Interventional Pulmonology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Ingram Cancer Center, Nashville, TN Department of Lung Cancer Clinic, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI Departments of Biostatistics Medical Affairs, Medtronic, Minneapolis, MN.
Background: The diagnostic yield of electromagnetic navigation bronchoscopy (ENB) is impacted by biopsy tool strategy and rapid on-site evaluation (ROSE) use. This analysis evaluates usage patterns, accuracy, and safety of tool strategy and ROSE in a multicenter study.
Methods: NAVIGATE (NCT02410837) evaluates ENB using the superDimension navigation system (versions 6. Read More