How are patients positioned for endobronchial ultrasound (EBUS)?

Updated: Apr 24, 2019
  • Author: Narayan Neupane, MD; Chief Editor: Zab Mosenifar, MD, FACP, FCCP  more...
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Positioning

EBUS is usually performed with the patient in the supine position, with the operator standing at the head of the bed. The bronchoscopist should have a clear view ofthe  monitor.


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