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Tunnelled Catheters for the Management of Pleural Effusion: Clinical Effectiveness

Last updated: November 4, 2016
Project Number: RB1033-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the comparative clinical effectiveness of tunnelled catheters in managing refractory malignant, or malignancy related, pleural effusion in palliative patients?

Key Message

No relevant literature was identified regarding the comparative clinical effectiveness of tunnelled catheters in managing refractory malignant, or malignancy related, pleural effusion in palliative patients.