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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 ...
Oslo government district bombing and Utøya island shooting July 22, 2011: The immediate prehospital emergency medical service response
(BioMed Central, 2012-01-26)
Background: On July 22, 2011, a single perpetrator killed 77 people in a car bomb attack and a shooting spree incident in Norway. This article describes the emergency medical service (EMS) response elicited by the two ...