Should bedside sonography be used first to diagnose pneumothorax secondary to blunt trauma?


DÖNMEZ H. , TOKMAK T. T. , YILDIRIM A., Buyukoglan H., Ozturk M. , AYAZ U. Y. , ...More

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ULTRASOUND, vol.40, no.3, pp.142-146, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/jcu.21884
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ULTRASOUND
  • Page Numbers: pp.142-146

Abstract

Background. Our purpose was to evaluate the effectiveness of bedside sonography (US) in the detection of pneumothorax secondary to blunt thoracic trauma.