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Safety and Effectiveness of the Spiration Valve System in Air Leaks (VAST)
Study will examine safety and efficacy of the investigational device, the Spiration Valve System, in treating patients with prolonged (more than 5 days) air leaks in the lungs when compared to standard medical management such as chest tube or surgical treatment.