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ALLMedicine™ Rib Fracture Center

Research & Reviews  559 results

A clinical practice guideline using percentage of predicted forced vital capacity impro...
https://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000003083 10.1177/0003134820956276.
The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery; Billings JD, Khan AD et. al.

Apr 23rd, 2021 - Predicting rib fracture patients that will require higher-level care is a challenge during patient triage. Percentage of predicted forced vital capacity (FVC%) incorporates patient-specific factors to customize the measurements to each patient. A ...

Attention to detail: A dedicated rib fracture consultation service leads to earlier ope...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2021.03.049
American Journal of Surgery; Riojas C, Cunningham KW et. al.

Apr 5th, 2021 - Surgical stabilization of rib fractures (SSRF) has been correlated with improved outcomes, including decreased length of stay (LOS). We hypothesized that an SSRF consultation service would increase the frequency of SSRF and improve outcomes. A pro...

Chest Wall Toxicity after Stereotactic Radiation in Early Lung Cancer: A Systematic Rev...
https://doi.org/10.3747/co.27.5959
Current Oncology (Toronto, Ont.); Voruganti IS, Donovan E et. al.

Mar 11th, 2021 - Background: Radiation-induced chest wall pain (CWP) and rib fracture (RF) are late adverse effects after stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) for stage i non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC); however, the literature about their incidence and r...

Complete Video-assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery for Rib Fractures: A Series of 35 Cases.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2021.01.065
The Annals of Thoracic Surgery; Zhang J, Hong Q et. al.

Mar 6th, 2021 - Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) for internal fixation of rib fracture is a promising approach for treating rib fractures and flail chest. Currently, the standard practice is to make one or several incisions on the chest wall, which wil...

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Guidelines  2 results

Consensus statement: Surgical stabilization of rib fractures rib fracture colloquium cl...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2016.11.026
Injury Pieracci FM, Majercik S et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2016 - Consensus statement: Surgical stabilization of rib fractures rib fracture colloquium clinical practice guidelines.|2016|Pieracci FM,Majercik S,Ali-Osman F,Ang D,Doben A,|methods,surgery,surgery,surgery,

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® rib fractures.
https://doi.org/10.1097/RTI.0000000000000113
Journal of Thoracic Imaging; , Henry TS et. al.

Oct 23rd, 2014 - Rib fracture is the most common thoracic injury, present in 10% of all traumatic injuries and almost 40% of patients who sustain severe nonpenetrating trauma. Although rib fractures can produce significant morbidity, the diagnosis of associated co...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  571 results

A clinical practice guideline using percentage of predicted forced vital capacity impro...
https://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000003083 10.1177/0003134820956276.
The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery; Billings JD, Khan AD et. al.

Apr 23rd, 2021 - Predicting rib fracture patients that will require higher-level care is a challenge during patient triage. Percentage of predicted forced vital capacity (FVC%) incorporates patient-specific factors to customize the measurements to each patient. A ...

Attention to detail: A dedicated rib fracture consultation service leads to earlier ope...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2021.03.049
American Journal of Surgery; Riojas C, Cunningham KW et. al.

Apr 5th, 2021 - Surgical stabilization of rib fractures (SSRF) has been correlated with improved outcomes, including decreased length of stay (LOS). We hypothesized that an SSRF consultation service would increase the frequency of SSRF and improve outcomes. A pro...

Chest Wall Toxicity after Stereotactic Radiation in Early Lung Cancer: A Systematic Rev...
https://doi.org/10.3747/co.27.5959
Current Oncology (Toronto, Ont.); Voruganti IS, Donovan E et. al.

Mar 11th, 2021 - Background: Radiation-induced chest wall pain (CWP) and rib fracture (RF) are late adverse effects after stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) for stage i non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC); however, the literature about their incidence and r...

Rib Fracture Outcomes for High-Risk Patients Vary by Trauma Capacity
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947131

Mar 9th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - Two groups of high-risk rib fracture patients, the elderly and those with flail chest, have better outcomes at trauma centers than at non-trauma centers, a U.S. study suggests. Researchers examined data on 504,085 rib fracture c...

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News  17 results

Rib Fracture Outcomes for High-Risk Patients Vary by Trauma Capacity
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947131

Mar 9th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - Two groups of high-risk rib fracture patients, the elderly and those with flail chest, have better outcomes at trauma centers than at non-trauma centers, a U.S. study suggests. Researchers examined data on 504,085 rib fracture c...

FVC deterioration signals increasing risk in rib fracture patients
https://www.mdedge.com/emergencymedicine/article/156182/trauma/fvc-deterioration-signals-increasing-risk-rib-fracture
Eli Zimmerman

Jan 12th, 2018 - ORLANDO – Deteriorating forced vital capacity (FVC) levels predict heightened risk of complications in rib fracture patients, according to a study presented at the annual scientific assembly Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma. Daily, ea.

A better way to relieve rib fracture pain in the ICU
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/106185/geriatrics/better-way-relieve-rib-fracture-pain-icu
M. Alexander Otto

Jan 31st, 2016 - SAN ANTONIO – A new pain relief option for multiple rib fractures means that you might not have to wait around anymore for anesthesiology to place thoracic epidurals. It’s called posterior paramedian subrhomboidal (PoPS) analgesia.

ACS: Less pneumonia, fewer deaths with ketamine for rib fracture pain
https://www.mdedge.com/emergencymedicine/article/103633/trauma/acs-less-pneumonia-fewer-deaths-ketamine-rib-fracture-pain
M. Alexander Otto

Oct 19th, 2015 - CHICAGO – Ketamine is a safe and simple alternative to epidural anesthesia for pain control in the setting of multiple rib fractures, investigators from the Jacobi Medical Center in the Bronx (N. Y.

Tool Identifies Clinical Features Predictive of Child Abuse
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/848655

Jul 26th, 2015 - The Predicting Abusive Head Trauma (PredAHT) tool was effective in a validation study, suggesting it can help clinicians distinguish between abusive head trauma (AHT) and accidental head trauma. The six clinical features included in PredAHT are ri...

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