ERS task force statement : diagnosis and treatment of primary spontaneous pneumothorax

European Respiratory Society - ERS
European Respiratory Society (ERS)
Publication date:
01 August 2015


Primary spontaneous pneumothorax (PSP) affects young healthy people with a significant recurrence rate. Recent advances in treatment have been variably implemented in clinical practice. This statement reviews the latest developments and concepts to improve clinical management and stimulate further research.