A pioneer in Spain in the use of techniques like laser Neumologia, Dr. Diaz Jimenez was the artifice in 1998 the first treatment with rigid bronchoscopy and endobronchial placement of prosthesis in a patient with lung cancer at the Tokyo Medical College Hospital, first of this type practiced in Japan. He is the current President of the World Bronchology Foundation and Honorary President of the Spanish Association of Interventional Pneumology and Respiratory Endoscopy. He received the Centenary Medal Award Gustaf Killian donated in June 2008 by the World Association of Bronchology Interventional pulmonologist highlight of the time.
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