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Research & Reviews  2,591 results

Management of tension gastrothorax: experience from sub-Saharan Africa.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-246101
BMJ Case Reports; Echieh CP, Nwagboso CI et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2021 - Tension gastrothorax is a form of obstructive shock resulting from increased intrathoracic pressure due to a distended herniated stomach. The clinical features of tension gastrothorax are similar to the clinical features of the more common tension...

Too Much of a Good Thing: Iatrogenic Pediatric Pneumothorax from Engagement of the Oxyg...
https://doi.org/10.1097/ALN.0000000000004085
Anesthesiology Pecorella SH, Smith LD et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2021 - Too Much of a Good Thing: Iatrogenic Pediatric Pneumothorax from Engagement of the Oxygen Flush Valve.|2021|Pecorella SH,Smith LD,Smith TE,Templeton TW,|

Neonatal pneumothoraces with atypical location: the role of lung ultrasound.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00431-021-04329-z 10.1186/s13054-020-2787-9 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2017.04.026 10.1370/afm.2330 10.1038/jp.2017.140 10.1016/j.jpeds.2016.04.018 10.1002/jum.14629 10.1155/2021/6897946 10.1080/14767058.2017.1376317 10.1016/j.ajem.2010.03.020 10.1007/s001340000627 10.1002/jcu.22851
European Journal of Pediatrics; Gregorio-Hernández R, Pérez-Pérez A et. al.

Dec 1st, 2021 - Neonatal pneumothorax (NP) is a potentially life-threatening condition. Lung ultrasound (LUS) has shown higher sensitivity and specificity in diagnosis compared to x-rays, but evidence regarding its usefulness in complex NP is lacking. We report f...

Anesthetic management of thoracoscopic pulmonary wedge resection with a giant tracheal ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/03000605211032855
The Journal of International Medical Research; Huang X, Sun Y et. al.

Dec 1st, 2021 - A tracheal diverticulum (TD) is a rare disease that is usually diagnosed as an incidental finding on thoracic computed tomography or bronchoscopy. TDs can be classified as congenital or acquired. In patients undergoing surgery, TDs can result in d...

An autopsy case of recurrent pneumothorax and peliosis-like intrapulmonary hematoma wit...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.braindev.2021.11.004
Brain & Development; Yabe T, Itonaga T et. al.

Nov 30th, 2021 - The typical non-muscle complications of long-surviving X-linked myotubular myopathy (XLMTM) include scoliosis, head deformity, macrocephaly, gastroesophageal reflux disease and peliosis hepatis. Recently, pulmonary blebs and recurrent pneumothorax...

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Guidelines  7 results

Expert Statement: Pneumothorax Associated with One-Way Valve Therapy for Emphysema: 202...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000516326
Respiration; International Review of Thoracic Diseases; van Dijk M, Sue R et. al.

Jun 2nd, 2021 - For selected patients with advanced emphysema, bronchoscopic lung volume reduction with one-way valves can lead to clinically relevant improvements of airflow obstruction, hyperinflation, exercise capacity, and quality of life. The most common com...

Appropriate Use of Point-of-Care Ultrasonography in Patients With Acute Dyspnea in Emer...
https://doi.org/10.7326/M20-7844
Annals of Internal Medicine; Qaseem A, Etxeandia-Ikobaltzeta I et. al.

Apr 27th, 2021 - The American College of Physicians (ACP) developed this guideline to provide clinical recommendations on the appropriate use of point-of-care ultrasonography (POCUS) in patients with acute dyspnea in emergency department (ED) or inpatient settings...

Pneumothorax and Pregnancy: A Systematic Review of the Current Literature and Proposal ...
https://doi.org/10.1055/s-0040-1702160
The Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon; Agrafiotis AC, Assouad J et. al.

Mar 22nd, 2020 - Spontaneous pneumothorax occurs rarely during pregnancy with less than 100 cases reported in the English literature. There is no strong evidence concerning the treatment of spontaneous pneumothorax during pregnancy and labor. The aim of this study...

Chinese expert consensus on echelons treatment of thoracic injury in modern warfare.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6171144
Military Medical Research; Zong ZW, Wang ZN et. al.

Oct 6th, 2018 - The emergency treatment of thoracic injuries varies of general conditions and modern warfare. However, there are no unified battlefield treatment guidelines for thoracic injuries in the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA). An expert consensus h...

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 25th, 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...

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Drugs  5 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  130 results

Ultrasound Guided Axillary Access vs Standard Fluoroscopic Technique for Cardiac Lead Implantation: ZEROFLUOROAXI TRIAL
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05101720

Nov 23rd, 2021 - Rationale: axillary, cephalic and subclavian venous accesses are commonly used in pacemaker and implantable cardioverter defibrillator implantations. Axillary puncture and cephalic vein surgical cutdown are both recommended in international guidel...

Oxygen Insufflation in Microlaryngoscopies
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04979533

Nov 22nd, 2021 - High flow, low pressure oxygen will be supplied in microlaryngoscopy airway surgery. These procedures are usually performed with jet ventilation (UAB) or intermittent apnea (surgery centers). Jet ventilation provides oxygenation with limited venti...

Genetic Analysis of Birt Hogg-Dube Syndrome and Characterization of Predisposition to Kidney Cancer
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00033137

Nov 12th, 2021 - Background: BHD is a rare, autosomal dominantly inherited disorder which confers susceptibility to develop multifocal, bilateral renal cancer, spontaneous pneumothorax and fibrofolliculomas. BHD is caused by mutations in the FLCN gene located on C...

Exparel Interscalene vs Indwelling Catheter
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03827213

Nov 11th, 2021 - While placing an indwelling nerve catheter can prolong pain control, it can also have drawbacks and complications. While major complications like pneumothorax and hemidiaphragmatic paresis from interscalene continuous peripheral nerve blocks (CPNB...

Evaluating the Effectiveness of Bilateral ESPB in Addition to Standard Analgesia at Reducing Opioid Consumption
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03954249

Nov 10th, 2021 - Breast surgery is among the most common procedures performed at ambulatory surgery centers. Whether for cosmetic or cancer indications, mastectomy and reduction mammoplasty are being performed under general anesthesia with standard multimodal phar...

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News  155 results

Expert Emphasizes Importance of Liquid Biopsies in Lung Cancer
https://www.onclive.com/view/expert-emphasizes-importance-of-liquid-biopsies-in-lung-cancer

Oct 6th, 2021 - Luis E. Raez, MD Plasma- and urine-based assays designed to detect actionable mutations in patients with non—small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) are changing the face of treatment for these patients, according to Luis E. Raez, MD. The liquid biopsies...

Expert Outlines Next Steps for Liquid Biopsies in Oncology
https://www.onclive.com/view/expert-outlines-next-steps-for-liquid-biopsies-in-oncology

Oct 6th, 2021 - Benjamin P. Levy, MD Beyond the routine use of liquid biopsies for patients with non—small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), the blood-based assay should next be utilized more frequently in other tumor types, explained Benjamin P. Levy, MD. Additionally...

Capsular Inflammation Linked to Silicone and Textured Implants 
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/958943

Sep 17th, 2021 - A recently published study in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open suggests that patients who presented with breast implant illness (BII) — a term first coined in social media to refer to systemic symptoms developing after breast augment...

Systemic and Structural Racism Present in U.S. Neonatal Intensive-care Units
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/955251

Jul 23rd, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Quality of care across and within neonatal intensive-care units (NICUs) in the United States varies by race and ethnicity, according to a new study that points to systemic and structural racism starting at birth. This s...

Hospitalized Black Patients Fare Worse Than White Patients for Adverse Events
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/955211

Jul 22nd, 2021 - Black patients experience disparities in several safety measures compared to White patients seen at the same hospital, although the data are not consistent across safety measures, according to a report on safety events from 26 states in 2017. Data...

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Patient Education  6 results see all →