Dr. Marc Fortin, Université de Laval, Québec, QC

Cryobiopsies are slowly being adopted in the diagnostic workup of interstitial lung disease. We will review history, technique, risks associated and diagnostic yield.

Learning Objectives
At the end of this presentation, attendees will be able to:

  • understand the current level of evidence for clinical use of cryobiopsies in ILD;
  • understand risks associated with cryobiopsies; and
  • be familiar with the current level of evidence for clinical use of cryobiopsies in ILD.