Interventional lung centre

​Current projects

​Title​Ethical approval number
​Clinical Trial Registration
Post-Market Registry for Patients with Emphysema Treated with Bronchoscopic Thermal Vapor Ablation (BTVA)
BAL-Biobank for Non-Lung Transplanted Patients with Various Pulmonary Diseases
​Post-Market Clinical Evaluation of the Zephyr Valve 5.5-LP EBV for Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reduction (BLVR) Procedures
​Value of Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reduction by Valve Implantation in Patients with Severe Pulmonary Emphysema
​Improvement of Cardiovascular Function after Bronchoscopic Lung Volume Reduction Using Endobronchial Valves in Patients with Severe Emphysema. A Randomized Controlled Trial.
​Endobronchial Ultrasound-guided Forceps Biopsy versus Needle Aspiration of Mediastinal and Hilar Lymphadenopathy: A Retrospective Analysis.
​Surgical compared to bronchoscopic lung volume reduction in patients with severe emphysema: a multi-center randomized controlled trial (SINCERE)


Tel +41 44 255 97 50


Dr Daniel Franzen, MD, Senior Attending Physician

Contact address

Department of Pulmonology
PD Dr Daniel Franzen, MD
University Hospital Zurich
Rämistrasse 100
8091 Zurich

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