Bedside sonography for detection of postprocedure pneumothorax Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Biopsy, Needle
  • Paracentesis
  • Pneumothorax
  • Point-of-Care Systems
  • Postoperative Complications
  • Ultrasonography

abstract

  • When a good-quality scan is achieved, bedside chest sonography is a valuable tool for evaluation of postprocedure pneumothorax. Patients with preexisting lung disease, in whom the quality of the sonographic examination is limited, should be studied with chest radiography.

publication date

  • June 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4041153

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.7863/ultra.32.6.1003

PubMed ID

  • 23716522

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1003

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 32

number

  • 6