Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery

Jared L. Antevil, Carlos V R Brown

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationSurgical Critical Care and Emergency Surgery
Subtitle of host publicationClinical Questions and Answers
Number of pages13
ISBN (Electronic)9781118274231
ISBN (Print)9780470654613
StatePublished - Apr 25 2012


  • Acute respiratory failure, surgical or transvenous embolectomy
  • Cardiovascular, thoracic surgery
  • Image-guided catheter drainage, treatment of choice for patients
  • Longstanding hypertension, exceptions with free thoracic aortic rupture
  • RPE, rare complications in large pleural effusion
  • Respiratory distress and tachypnea, large-bore right tube thoracostomy
  • Sudden hemodynamic, papillary muscle rupture and mitral regurgitation
  • Unstable angina, left main coronary stenosis, left leg IABP placement

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nursing(all)

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