Emergent Thoracostomy for Tension Pneumothorax

Updated December 19, 2012
Author: Darby/Buchanan

Description: Diagnosis & Treatment of pneumothorax, esp. tension pneumothorax, after ParaVertebral Block (PVB)

pneumothorax algorithm Pneumothorax
Treatment Algorithm
transfer protocol Pneumothorax
Transfer Protocol
kit location

Cook Thoracotomy Kit
(Bottom Drawer BluBell)

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