Dr. Jiří Votruba, Ph.D. is actively involved in the research of new methods of modern medicine. He is the principal investigator of various clinical studies not only in the field of pneumology and oncology. Clinical studies generally bring new treatment for serious illnesses to the patients. In addition, he actively develops new bronchoscopic methods, or brings the methods used so far only abroad to the Czech Republic. He also contributed to the creation of several publications. Click the link for more information.Find the selection of some of his recent publications below

Selection of the latest publications:

Tunneled pleural catheters – a novel option for palliation of pleural effusions

Votruba J, Zemanová P, Bartáková H, Šimovič J

Studia pneumologica et phthiseologica. 2016, roč. 76, č. 1, s. 26-29. ISSN: 1213-810X.

Ultra-low-dose CT Imaging of the Thorax: Decreasing the Radiation Dose by One Order of Magnitude

Lambert L, Banerjee R, Votruba J, El-Lababidi N, Zeman J

The Indian Journal of Pediatrics · June 2016, DOI: 10.1007/s12098-016-2175-2

54P Correlation of Raman and NIR spectroscopy for diagnosis of peripheral lung cancer

Votruba J, Brůha T

Journal of Thoracic Oncology , Volume 11 , Issue 4 , S77

Intelligent forceps for solitary pulmonary nodule diagnostics

Votruba J, Brůha T

Journal of Thoracic Oncology, Volume 11 , Issue 2 , S51 – S52

The Role of Airway and Endobronchial Ultrasound in Perioperative Medicine

Votruba J, Zemanova P, Lambert L, Michalkova Vesela M

BioMed Research International, Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 754626, 10 pages

Selected books:

Oncological immunology

collective of authors

Mladá fronta, 2015 ISBN 978-80-204-3756-3

Pulmonary endoscopy

Votruba J., ŠIMOVIČ j., ET AL.

Mladá fronta, 2017 ISBN 978-80-204-4552-0

Anaesthesia and postoperative care in thoracic surgery

Vymazal T., Michálek p., et al.

Mladá fronta, 2016 ISBN 978-80-204-3755-6

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E-mail: jiri.votruba@vfn.cz