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ALLMedicine™ Barotrauma Center

Research & Reviews  571 results

Sodium bicarbonate therapy for acute respiratory acidosis.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MNH.0000000000000687
Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension; Chand R, Swenson ER et. al.

Jan 4th, 2021 - Respiratory acidosis is commonly present in patients with respiratory failure. The usual treatment of hypercapnia is to increase ventilation. During the recent surge of COVID-19, respiratory acidosis unresponsive to increased mechanical ventilator...

An investigation into the potential for wind turbines to cause barotrauma in bats.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7774848
PloS One; Lawson M, Jenne D et. al.

Dec 31st, 2020 - The high rates of bat mortality caused by operating wind turbines is a concern for wind energy and wildlife stakeholders. One theory that explains the mortality is that bats are not only killed by impact trauma, but also by barotrauma that results...

High-Frequency Jet Ventilation for a Patient With Tracheomediastinal Fistula, Tension P...
https://doi.org/10.1213/XAA.0000000000001362
A&A Practice; Chan CH, Tan ESJ et. al.

Dec 18th, 2020 - Tracheomediastinal fistula (TMF) is an uncommon condition and carries a high mortality. We report the anesthetic management of a patient with TMF using stent insertion via rigid bronchoscopy. The TMF was a complication of double-lumen endotracheal...

Decompression sickness responsive to delayed treatment with hyperbaric oxygen: a case r...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/33227830
Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine : Journal of the Undersea ... Inman AL, Sorrell LP et. al.

Nov 23rd, 2020 - With the increasing popularity of recreational scuba diving, rare complications are becoming more commonly encountered. Although diving is generally safe, novice divers may be unfamiliar with the potential hazards of scuba diving and the resulting...

Rare pulmonary barotrauma after explosive decompression: a case report.
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12890-020-01321-5
BMC Pulmonary Medicine; Tlapák J, Oniščenko B et. al.

Nov 10th, 2020 - Pneumothorax as a consequence of pulmonary barotrauma during explosive decompression military crew training in a hypobaric chamber is an extremely rare and sparsely diagnosed complication. Extensive bilateral tissue damage is even more unexpected....

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Guidelines  1 results

Barotrauma - StatPearls
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK482348/
Battisti,A.,et al

Mar 11th, 2019 - Barotrauma is physical tissue damage caused by a pressure difference between an unvented space inside the body and surrounding gas or fluid. The damage is due to shear or overstretching of tissues. As a gas-filled space expands or contracts, it ca...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  581 results

Sodium bicarbonate therapy for acute respiratory acidosis.
https://doi.org/10.1097/MNH.0000000000000687
Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension; Chand R, Swenson ER et. al.

Jan 4th, 2021 - Respiratory acidosis is commonly present in patients with respiratory failure. The usual treatment of hypercapnia is to increase ventilation. During the recent surge of COVID-19, respiratory acidosis unresponsive to increased mechanical ventilator...

An investigation into the potential for wind turbines to cause barotrauma in bats.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7774848
PloS One; Lawson M, Jenne D et. al.

Dec 31st, 2020 - The high rates of bat mortality caused by operating wind turbines is a concern for wind energy and wildlife stakeholders. One theory that explains the mortality is that bats are not only killed by impact trauma, but also by barotrauma that results...

High-Frequency Jet Ventilation for a Patient With Tracheomediastinal Fistula, Tension P...
https://doi.org/10.1213/XAA.0000000000001362
A&A Practice; Chan CH, Tan ESJ et. al.

Dec 18th, 2020 - Tracheomediastinal fistula (TMF) is an uncommon condition and carries a high mortality. We report the anesthetic management of a patient with TMF using stent insertion via rigid bronchoscopy. The TMF was a complication of double-lumen endotracheal...

Decompression sickness responsive to delayed treatment with hyperbaric oxygen: a case r...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/33227830
Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine : Journal of the Undersea ... Inman AL, Sorrell LP et. al.

Nov 23rd, 2020 - With the increasing popularity of recreational scuba diving, rare complications are becoming more commonly encountered. Although diving is generally safe, novice divers may be unfamiliar with the potential hazards of scuba diving and the resulting...

Rare pulmonary barotrauma after explosive decompression: a case report.
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12890-020-01321-5
BMC Pulmonary Medicine; Tlapák J, Oniščenko B et. al.

Nov 10th, 2020 - Pneumothorax as a consequence of pulmonary barotrauma during explosive decompression military crew training in a hypobaric chamber is an extremely rare and sparsely diagnosed complication. Extensive bilateral tissue damage is even more unexpected....

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News  13 results

Lung Damage in Some COVID-19 Patients on Mechanical Ventilation
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/933970

Jul 14th, 2020 - Lung damage has been observed in some patients with COVID-19 on invasive mechanical ventilation, according to a new study. In a series of 601 patients, 24% experienced barotrauma events (including pneumothorax and pneumomediastinum), compared with...

Lung Damage in Some COVID-19 Patients on Mechanical Ventilation
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/933970

Jul 14th, 2020 - Lung damage has been observed in some patients with COVID-19 on invasive mechanical ventilation, according to a new study. In a series of 601 patients, 24% experienced barotrauma events (including pneumothorax and pneumomediastinum), compared with...

Barotrauma - StatPearls
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK482348/
Battisti,A.,et al

Mar 11th, 2019 - Barotrauma is physical tissue damage caused by a pressure difference between an unvented space inside the body and surrounding gas or fluid. The damage is due to shear or overstretching of tissues. As a gas-filled space expands or contracts, it ca...

Drug-coated balloons: The future of hemodialysis access?
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/164816/venous-diseases/drug-coated-balloons-future-hemodialysis-access/page/0/1

May 3rd, 2018 - In addition, the Lutonix DCB is approved for treatment of dysfunctional or stenotic arteriovenous (AV) fistulae on the strength of the positive results of the first prospective randomized multicenter trial of a DCB versus balloon angioplasty for A.

Duodenal Perforation After Endoscopic Procedure
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/150546/pulmonology/duodenal-perforation-after-endoscopic-procedure
Vivek Arora, MBBS, MD, Margaret M. Hockett, MD et. al.

Nov 10th, 2017 - Tension pneumoperitoneum (TPP), also known as hyperacute abdominal compartment syndrome or abdominal tamponade, is a rare condition most commonly associated with gastrointestinal (GI) perforation during endoscopy and iatrogenic insufflation of gas.

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Patient Education  3 results see all →