Novel Treatment for Alveolo-Pleural Fistula / Broncho-Pleural Fistula

The innovation of a New Treatment of Bronchopleural Fistula (Ind Jr Chest Dis Allied Sci 2008;50:203-208).

This is a novel method to treat a persisting hole in the lung that leads to continuous expulsion of air. This condition is really apathetic one especially in patients with underlying lung disease as COPD. There are not many good methods to treat them and the method developed by us is perhaps the best been discovered so far.

It is likely a matter of time to see these Indian innovative procedures are recognized and widely practiced across the globe.