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Table 4 Unsuccessful cases of thoracoscopic pulmonary segmentectomies with bronchoscopic jet ventilation

From: Predictors of failure of intersegmental line creation using bronchoscopic jet ventilation for thoracoscopic pulmonary segmentectomy

Age Sex Targeted bronchus BJV result Brinkman index FEV1% (%) CT change Alternative procedure Drainage removal Postoperative complication
74 M 1+2 No try 2420 71 Direct inflation into the bronchus POD 3  
70 M 1+2,3 No try 1500 67 + Direct inflation into the bronchus POD 6 (Air leaks until POD5)
64 F 1+2 No try 0 80 Direct inflation into the bronchus POD 2  
60 M 1+2,3 Failed 800 66 Direct inflation into the bronchus POD 2  
72 F 3 Failed 0 76 Blood vessel route POD 2  
67 M 4,5 Failed 2000 74 + A modified inflation-deflation method POD 5 (Air leaks until POD3)
68 M 4,5 Failed 1500 69 + Blood vessel route POD 2  
68 M 6 Failed 2500 65 + Blood vessel route POD 1  
56 F 9 No try 0 82 Direct inflation into the bronchus POD 2  
67 F 9,10 Failed 0 74 Extended segmentectomy POD 7 Cylothorax until POD2
54 F 9,10 Failed 1320 83 Extended segmentectomy POD 6 Air leaks until POD5, late onset pulmonary fistula on POD14, pleurodesis on POD26
59 F 9,10 Failed 468 75 Blood vessel route POD 3  
65 F 10 Failed 0 88 Extended segmentectomy POD 3  
  1. BJV bronchoscopic jet ventilation, CT change emphysematous change in CT, POD postoperative days