The study demonstrates use of a novel intervention for severe tracheobronchomalacia (TBM).
To test a novel, 3-dimensionally (3D) printed, bioresorbable airway splint for efficacy in extending survival in a porcine model of severe, life-threatening TBM.
Design and Participants
A randomized, prospective animal trial ...
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg.
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online November 14, 2013. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2013.5644