New Treatment for Severe Emphysema Improves Exercise Capacity

In patients with severe emphysema, a minimally invasive procedure involving the implantation of coils in the lungs with an endoscope resulted in improved exercise capacity at 6 months, although with high short-term costs, according to a new study.
In patients with severe emphysema, a minimally invasive procedure involving the implantation of coils in the lungs with an endoscope resulted in improved exercise capacity at 6 months, although with high short-term costs, according to a new study.