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Research & Reviews  2,747 results

Non-traumatic Tension Gastrothorax: A Potential Mimicker of Tension Pneumothorax.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9063815
Journal of Radiology Case Reports; Pierce JD, Shah NR et. al.

May 20th, 2022 - Tension gastrothorax is a rare, life-threatening clinical condition caused by intrathoracic herniation of the stomach through a diaphragmatic defect which becomes increasingly distended over time. If not recognized promptly, this can rapidly progr...

The clinical course of pneumomediastinum in patients with SARS-CoV-2 before invasive me...
https://doi.org/10.7861/clinmed.2021-0441
Clinical Medicine (London, England); Dwarakanath A, Horgan L et. al.

May 19th, 2022 - Pneumomediastinum and pneumothorax are recognised complications encountered in COVID-19 before or during invasive mechanical ventilation (IMV). The clinical course of patients developing pneumomediastinum before IMV is yet to be evaluated.Four-tho...

Pneumomediastinum Workup
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1003409-workup

May 19th, 2022 - Laboratory Studies The following studies are indicated in suspected cases of pneumomediastinum (PM): ABG ABG should be checked in individuals presenting with respiratory distress. Depending on the severity of the underlying respiratory compromise,...

Infrapedicular approach to CT-guided thermal ablation in the thoracic spine.
https://doi.org/10.1177/19714009221096827
The Neuroradiology Journal; Burkett B, Kim DK et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - The aim of this study is to introduce the infrapedicular approach to CT-guided spine interventions, a specialized technique that can safely expand the scope of spine lesions amenable to treatment, and to document the feasibility in a variety of pr...

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Guidelines  7 results

Expert Statement: Pneumothorax Associated with One-Way Valve Therapy for Emphysema: 202...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8619763
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  4 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  135 results

Endotracheal Tube Size Effect on the Carbon Dioxide Washout During Jet Ventilation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05370001

May 11th, 2022 - The aim of the present prospective randomised study is to compare differences in levels of carbon dioxide between two different endotracheal tube-sizes. Background: High Frequency Jet Ventilation (HFJV) has become an important technique for ventil...

Point-of-care Lung Ultrasound (POCUS)-Integrated Study of Admitted Patients With COVID-19
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05228717

Apr 29th, 2022 - A. SPECIFIC AIMS To define the lung ultrasound profile of patients admitted with COVID-19 pneumonia, hypoxia, or hypoxemic respiratory failure. To document the progression of POCUS findings in admitted patients with COVID-19 respiratory failure. A...

Evaluation of a Disposable Flexible Bronchoscope, aScope IV
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02255838

Apr 26th, 2022 - Description Patients will be monitored by standard NIBP or invasive arterial lines, ECG and oxygen saturation. All patients are intubated due to their respiratory insufficiency or for airway protection. Patients will be anesthetized for the proced...

MDCT vs. CBCT Guided Percutaneous Lung Nodule Biopsy: A Comparison of Pneumothorax Incidence and Associated Risk Factors
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05344430

Apr 25th, 2022 - Studies have shown that CBCT is a viable imaging modality for PTNB. Although MDCT-guidance remains the preferred procedural modality, research has shown that CBCT-guided biopsies can be carried out safely and effectively. Particularly, studies dem...

Wedge Resection or Parietal Pleurectomy for the Treatment of Recurrent Pneumothorax (WOPP)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01855464

Apr 20th, 2022 - The trial will be conducted at the major thoracic surgery units in Germany. Each centre can include patients on the basis of the presence of a PSP and the inclusion and exclusion criteria. After informed consent has been obtained from the study pa...

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News  157 results

Not All Good News When It Comes to Surging POEM Use for Achalasia
https://www.medpagetoday.com/gastroenterology/generalgastroenterology/98359

Apr 22nd, 2022 - Use of per-oral endoscopic myotomy (POEM) for esophageal achalasia increased dramatically during the past decade, a retrospective study found, and while the procedure appears just as safe as laparoscopic Heller myotomy (LHM), it led to greater hea...

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...

Diaphragmatic Endometriosis Diagnosed Many Years After Symptom Onset
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953626

Jun 23rd, 2021 - Diaphragmatic endometriosis is often diagnosed several years after the start of symptoms – mainly moderate to severe pain – and this is potentially because of general lack of awareness of diaphragmatic endometriosis among the general population an...

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Patient Education  7 results see all →