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The intrapleural volume threshold for ultrasound detection of pneumothoraces: An experimental study on porcine models
(BioMed Central, 2013-03-01)
Background: Small pneumothoraxes (PTXs) may not impart an immediate threat to trauma patients after chest injuries. However, the amount of pleural air may increase and become a concern for patients who require positive pressure ...
Implementation of recommended trauma system criteria in south-eastern Norway: a cross-sectional hospital survey
(BioMed Central, 2012-01-26)
Background: Formalized trauma systems have shown beneficial effects on patient survival and have harvested great recognition among health care professionals. In spite of this, the implementation of trauma systems is ...