A 92-year-old Woman With Expiratory Wheezing Refractory to Inhaled Bronchodilators

Chest. 2009 Jun;135(6):1680-1683. doi: 10.1378/chest.08-2559.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Airway Obstruction / diagnosis*
  • Airway Obstruction / therapy
  • Bronchodilator Agents / therapeutic use
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Combined Modality Therapy
  • Dyspnea / diagnosis
  • Dyspnea / etiology
  • Emergency Service, Hospital
  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Humans
  • Positive-Pressure Respiration / methods
  • Radiography, Thoracic
  • Respiratory Sounds / diagnosis
  • Severity of Illness Index
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
  • Tracheobronchomalacia / diagnosis*
  • Tracheobronchomalacia / therapy
  • Tracheostomy / methods
  • Treatment Failure

Substances

  • Bronchodilator Agents