Chapter

Thoracics

Edited by Keith G. Allman, Andrew K. McIndoe and Iain H. Wilson

in Emergencies in Anaesthesia

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199560820
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597642 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199560820.003.0007

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Thoracics

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Intrathoracic tracheal/bronchial obstruction - Inhaled foreign body - Tracheal injury or laceration - Bronchopleural fistula (BPF) - Hypoxia during one-lung ventilation (OLV) - Sudden high airway pressure during one-lung ventilation - Pneumothorax of dependent lung during one-lung ventilation - Dynamic hyperinflation (DHI) - Cardiac herniation postpneumonectomy - Major airway bleeding - Bleeding during mediastinoscopy - Double-lumen tubes (DLT) - Bronchial blockers (BB)

Chapter.  5694 words. 

Subjects: Anaesthetics

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