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Intensive Care Medicine

, Volume 40, Issue 10, pp 1614–1615 | Cite as

A picture is worth a thousand words: the need for CT for assessment of size and distribution of pneumothorax

  • Guglielmo TrovatoEmail author
  • Marco Sperandeo
Correspondence

Keywords

Compute Tomography Pneumothorax Chest Compute Tomography Lung Ultrasound British Thoracic Society 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Internal MedicineUniversity Hospital of CataniaCataniaItaly
  2. 2.Department of Internal MedicineIRCCS Casa Sollievo della SofferenzaSan Giovanni RotondoItaly

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