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Research & Reviews  4,879 results

Pneumothorax in COVID-19 disease- incidence and clinical characteristics.
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12931-020-01504-y
Respiratory Research; Zantah M, Dominguez Castillo E et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - Spontaneous pneumothorax is an uncommon complication of COVID-19 viral pneumonia. The exact incidence and risk factors are still unknown. Herein we review the incidence and outcomes of pneumothorax in over 3000 patients admitted to our institution...

Pneumoperitoneum-induced pneumothorax during laparoscopic living donor hepatectomy: a c...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12893-020-00868-8
BMC Surgery; Chae MS, Kwak J et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - We present a living donor case with an unexpected large-volume pneumothorax diagnosed using lung ultrasound during a laparoscopic hepatectomy for liver transplantation (LT). A 38-year-old healthy female living donor underwent elective laparoscopic...

Incidence, severity and tolerability of pneumothorax following low-dose CT-guided lung ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/crj.13272
The Clinical Respiratory Journal; Zhou M, Wang T et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - he feasibility of pneumothorax following low-dose CT-guided puncture lung biopsy in different severity COPD has not been reported. The data of the patients with pulmonary lesion who underwent low-dose CT-guided lung biopsy by one experienced opera...

Survival case of acute and severe respiratory distress due to spontaneous tension gastr...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-235281
BMJ Case Reports; Asanaru Kunju S, Ravindra P et. al.

Sep 15th, 2020 - A 20-year-old woman presented with abdominal pain and shortness of breath. She was in obstructive shock with absent breath sounds on the left haemithorax. Chest X-ray showed a large radiolucent shadow with absent lung markings and mediastinal shif...

Sound and Air: Ultrasonographic Measurements of Pediatric Chest Wall Thickness and Impl...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PEC.0000000000002112
Pediatric Emergency Care; Hossain R, Qadri U et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - Needle decompression is potentially life-saving in cases of tension pneumothorax. Although Advanced Trauma Life Support recommends an 8-cm needle for decompression for adults, no detailed pediatric guidelines exist, specifically regarding needle l...

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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  4,923 results

Pneumothorax in COVID-19 disease- incidence and clinical characteristics.
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12931-020-01504-y
Respiratory Research; Zantah M, Dominguez Castillo E et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - Spontaneous pneumothorax is an uncommon complication of COVID-19 viral pneumonia. The exact incidence and risk factors are still unknown. Herein we review the incidence and outcomes of pneumothorax in over 3000 patients admitted to our institution...

Pneumoperitoneum-induced pneumothorax during laparoscopic living donor hepatectomy: a c...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12893-020-00868-8
BMC Surgery; Chae MS, Kwak J et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - We present a living donor case with an unexpected large-volume pneumothorax diagnosed using lung ultrasound during a laparoscopic hepatectomy for liver transplantation (LT). A 38-year-old healthy female living donor underwent elective laparoscopic...

Incidence, severity and tolerability of pneumothorax following low-dose CT-guided lung ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/crj.13272
The Clinical Respiratory Journal; Zhou M, Wang T et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - he feasibility of pneumothorax following low-dose CT-guided puncture lung biopsy in different severity COPD has not been reported. The data of the patients with pulmonary lesion who underwent low-dose CT-guided lung biopsy by one experienced opera...

Survival case of acute and severe respiratory distress due to spontaneous tension gastr...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-235281
BMJ Case Reports; Asanaru Kunju S, Ravindra P et. al.

Sep 15th, 2020 - A 20-year-old woman presented with abdominal pain and shortness of breath. She was in obstructive shock with absent breath sounds on the left haemithorax. Chest X-ray showed a large radiolucent shadow with absent lung markings and mediastinal shif...

Sound and Air: Ultrasonographic Measurements of Pediatric Chest Wall Thickness and Impl...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PEC.0000000000002112
Pediatric Emergency Care; Hossain R, Qadri U et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - Needle decompression is potentially life-saving in cases of tension pneumothorax. Although Advanced Trauma Life Support recommends an 8-cm needle for decompression for adults, no detailed pediatric guidelines exist, specifically regarding needle l...

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News  99 results

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...

Winners: Abstract Awards
https://www.mdedge.com/chestphysician/article/214601/society-news/winners-abstract-awards/page/0/1?channel=28399

Jan 17th, 2020 - Hafiz B. Mahboob, MD: PAZOPANIB ASSOCIATED SECONDARY SPONTANEOUS PNEUMOTHORAX: NATURAL DISEASE PROGRESSION OR DRUG SAFETY CONCERN? in Fellows session – Lung Cancer Tie: Andrew DeMaio, MD, A CASE OF PULMONARY TUBERCULOSIS AND PERSISTENT INTESTINAL.

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...

Is Diagnosis Up in the Air?
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/206609/emergency-medicine/diagnosis-air?channel=127
Nandan R. Hichkad, PA-C, MMSc

Aug 19th, 2019 - ANSWER The radiograph shows 3 abnormalities: (1) The endotracheal tube is in the right mainstem bronchus—a finding that in part leads to (2) A whiteout of the left lung; the latter is due partly to collapse and atelectasis and partly to a possible.

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Patient Education  17 results see all →