Selective bilateral main stem bronchial intubation for the management of severe respiratory distress syndrome due to iatrogenic carinal perforation
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To the Editor,
We report a case of tracheobronchial rupture (TBR) that occurred during mediastinoscopy and was further complicated by severe respiratory distress syndrome. The patient was conservatively treated by selective bilateral main stem bronchial intubation without tracheostomy. The patient gave written consent for publication of this article.
KeywordsTracheal Wall Protective Ventilation Strategy Invasive Hemodynamic Monitoring Severe Respiratory Distress Syndrome Enlarge Mediastinal Node
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