Management of Thoracic Trauma

  • W. Glinz
Conference paper
Part of the Anaesthesiologie und Intensivmedizin / Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine book series (A+I, volume 178)


Many thoracic injuries can be successfully treated with simple, conservative procedures, though by “conservative” I do not mean to imply “inactive”. An aggressive conservatism is needed, which must pay attention to small details.


Cardiac Tamponade Cardiac Injury Aortic Rupture Thoracic Trauma Thoracic Injury 
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