Predicting the survival in patients with malignant pleural effusion undergoing indwelling pleural catheter insertion

CONTEXT: Malignant pleural effusion (MPE) is a common comorbid condition in advanced malignancies with variable survival. AIMS: The aim of this study was to predict the survival in patients with MPE undergoing indwelling pleural catheter (IPC) insertion. SETTINGS AND DESIGN: This was a cross-section...

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Main Authors: Muhammad Junaid Akram, Usman Khalid, Mohammad Bilal Ashraf, Muhammad Abu Bakar, Faheem Mahmood Butt, Faheem Khan
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2020-01-01
Series:Annals of Thoracic Medicine
Online Access:;year=2020;volume=15;issue=4;spage=223;epage=229;aulast=Akram