Influence of flail chest on outcome among patients with severe thoracic cage trauma.
PEEP vs ZEEP in the treatment of flail chest injuries.
1%) and a surprisingly high number of flail chests
He concluded the cause of death to be an unstable flail chest
and acute cardiac arrest.
Extrapulmonary thoracic disease such as flail chest
or severe kyphoscoliosis.
The trauma of the flail chest
quickly pushed her into respiratory distress and then respiratory failure.
A comparative study of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) and intermittent pressure ventilation (IPPV) in patients with flail chest
Thoracic injuries consisted predominantly of pulmonary contusions, rib fractures, flail chests
and blunt cardiac injury, the incidence of pulmonary contusion being highest in the paediatric group.