Jaipur: More than 500 doctors from within the country and abroad would participate in the fourth Asian Pacific Congress on Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonolgy, which is beginning here on January 19.
   
"The Conference will involve wide-ranging discussions and presentations on the subjects by experts in the field from India and abroad besides live workshops on Bronchoscopy," Dr
S K Sarkar, Organising President said.
   
"Topics like Interventional Bronchology such as EBUS, Thoacosopy, Autofluorescence Diagnosis, Endobronchial Therapy, Sterting, TBNA etc will be covered in the conference," he said at a press conference here on Monday.
   
He said that the latest techniques on the subject would be disseminated amongst the participants for the benefit of all the patients affected with respiratory ailment.
   
Dr Sarkar said that the event was being organised for the first time in the country in which 70 foreign delegates, mostly from Japan, are also likely to take part.

(Agencies)