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ALLMedicine™ Pneumothorax Center

Research & Reviews  5,111 results

Pneumothorax and pneumomediastinum in patients hospitalized with coronavirus disease 20...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrtlng.2021.02.006
Heart & Lung : the Journal of Critical Care; Greenberg DJ, Nabors C et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - Pneumothorax and pneumomediastinum in patients hospitalized with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).|2021|Greenberg DJ,Nabors C,Chandy D,Dhand A,|

Current Trends in the Use of Ultrasound Over Chest X-Ray to Identify Pneumothoraces in ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0885066620987813
Journal of Intensive Care Medicine; Ron E, Alattar Z et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Pneumothoraces are a common and potentially fatal complication for critically ill patients in the trauma and intensive care units. Since its use for pneumothorax detection was first reported in 1987, ultrasound has been increasingly used for the d...

Case 287: Intrathoracic Migration of a Breast Implant after Video-assisted Thoracoscopi...
https://doi.org/10.1148/radiol.2020192178
Radiology Febbo JA, Gaddikeri RS et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - History A 60-year-old woman was diagnosed with a new right upper lobe stage I lung adenocarcinoma and underwent video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) for right upper lobectomy. Her postoperative course was complicated by a large pneumothorax...

Cephalic vein access by modified Seldinger technique for lead implantations.
https://doi.org/10.1111/pace.14200
Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology : PACE; Rademakers LM, Bracke FA

Feb 20th, 2021 - Venous access for cardiac implantable electronic devices (CIED) is commonly performed by cephalic venous cut down, or axillary or subclavian vein puncture. The latter technique carries a risk of complications such as pneumothorax or lead crush. Ce...

Tension gastrothorax in late-onset congenital diaphragmatic hernia, a rare but life-thr...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000024815
Medicine Song IH

Feb 20th, 2021 - Tension gastrothorax is a serious condition that can cause acute respiratory failure, which is mostly related to congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) in pediatric cases. It is uncommon in late-onset CDH patients, and is difficult to diagnose due ...

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Guidelines  13 results

Predicting the Risk of Postoperative Pulmonary Complications
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2019/1015/p499.html
American Family Physician;

Oct 14th, 2019 - The incidence of pulmonary complications following major surgery is estimated to be 1% to 23%, with the risk varying based on patient factors and the type of surgery.1 Postoperative pulmonary complications include pneumonia, tracheobronchitis, pul...

GE Healthcare Receives FDA Clearance of First Artificial Intelligence Algorithms Embedded On-Device to Prioritize Critical Chest X-ray Review
https://www.genewsroom.com/press-releases/ge-healthcare-receives-fda-clearance-first-artificial-intelligence-algorithms

Sep 11th, 2019 - GE Healthcare today announced the Food and Drug Administration’s 510(k) clearance of Critical Care Suite, an industry-first collection of artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms embedded on a mobile X-ray device. Built in collaboration with UC San...

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...

Management of Spontaneous Pneumothorax and Post-Interventional Pneumothorax: German S3 ...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000490179
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; Schnell J, Beer M et. al.

Jul 24th, 2018 - In Germany, 10,000 cases of spontaneous pneumothorax are treated inpatient every year. The German Society for Thoracic Surgery, in co-operation with the German Society for Pulmonology, the German Radiological Society, and the German Society of Int...

Revisiting Ultrasound-Guided Subclavian/Axillary Vein Cannulations: Importance of Pleur...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0885066617701413
Journal of Intensive Care Medicine; Senussi MH, Kantamneni PC et. al.

Mar 31st, 2017 - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines for the prevention of catheter-related bloodstream infections suggest using "a subclavian site, rather than an internal jugular or a femoral site, in adult patients." This recommendation is...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  5,191 results

Pneumothorax and pneumomediastinum in patients hospitalized with coronavirus disease 20...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hrtlng.2021.02.006
Heart & Lung : the Journal of Critical Care; Greenberg DJ, Nabors C et. al.

Feb 23rd, 2021 - Pneumothorax and pneumomediastinum in patients hospitalized with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).|2021|Greenberg DJ,Nabors C,Chandy D,Dhand A,|

Current Trends in the Use of Ultrasound Over Chest X-Ray to Identify Pneumothoraces in ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0885066620987813
Journal of Intensive Care Medicine; Ron E, Alattar Z et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Pneumothoraces are a common and potentially fatal complication for critically ill patients in the trauma and intensive care units. Since its use for pneumothorax detection was first reported in 1987, ultrasound has been increasingly used for the d...

Case 287: Intrathoracic Migration of a Breast Implant after Video-assisted Thoracoscopi...
https://doi.org/10.1148/radiol.2020192178
Radiology Febbo JA, Gaddikeri RS et. al.

Feb 22nd, 2021 - History A 60-year-old woman was diagnosed with a new right upper lobe stage I lung adenocarcinoma and underwent video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) for right upper lobectomy. Her postoperative course was complicated by a large pneumothorax...

Cephalic vein access by modified Seldinger technique for lead implantations.
https://doi.org/10.1111/pace.14200
Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology : PACE; Rademakers LM, Bracke FA

Feb 20th, 2021 - Venous access for cardiac implantable electronic devices (CIED) is commonly performed by cephalic venous cut down, or axillary or subclavian vein puncture. The latter technique carries a risk of complications such as pneumothorax or lead crush. Ce...

Tension gastrothorax in late-onset congenital diaphragmatic hernia, a rare but life-thr...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000024815
Medicine Song IH

Feb 20th, 2021 - Tension gastrothorax is a serious condition that can cause acute respiratory failure, which is mostly related to congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) in pediatric cases. It is uncommon in late-onset CDH patients, and is difficult to diagnose due ...

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News  137 results

Dyspnea in a Man Who Was Stuck in a Bathroom for 24 Hours
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/939915_4

Nov 3rd, 2020 - The Bedside Lung Ultrasonography in Emergency (BLUE) protocol is useful for patients with undifferentiated disorders.[3] It involves multiple assessments of the lungs for lung sliding, A lines, B lines, consolidations, and effusions, as well as de...

ERS 2020: Ambulatory vs Standard Care in Primary Spontaneous Pneumothorax
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/937721

Sep 20th, 2020 - Takeaway Ambulatory management of primary spontaneous pneumothorax (PSP) was associated with shorter hospital stay in the first 30 days compared with standard care.

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...

Tytek Medical Recalls TM-317 PneumoDart-Pneumothorax Needle Due to Fully and Partially Blocked Needles | FDA
https://www.fda.gov/medical-devices/medical-device-recalls/tytek-medical-recalls-tm-317-pneumodart-pneumothorax-needle-due-fully-and-partially-blocked-needles

The FDA has identified this as a Class I recall, the most serious type of recall. Use of these devices may cause serious injuries or death. Recalled Product Name and Version: PneumoDart, TM-317 Product Code: NSN 6515-01-655-9514 Lot Number:190524J...

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Patient Education  15 results see all →