*  Blunt thoracic aortic injury
The majority of blunt aortic injuries are due to motor vehicle collision. In the United States, blunt aortic injury is the sec ... Patients involved in high-energy blunt trauma involving rapid deceleration are at significant risk for blunt aortic injury. ... MECHANISM OF INJURY. The incidence of blunt thoracic aortic injury is estimated between 1.5 and 2 percent of patients who ... The limitations of thoracic endovascular aortic repair in altering the natural history of blunt aortic injury. J Vasc Surg 2010 ...
  https://www.uptodate.com/contents/blunt-thoracic-aortic-injury
*  Medline ® Abstract for Reference 52 of 'Surgical and endovascular repair of blunt thoracic aortic...
11 patients sustaining severe blunt trauma with multiple injuries underwent acute endovascular repair for thoracic aortic ... of 'Surgical and endovascular repair of blunt thoracic aortic injury'. 52. PubMed ... Urgent repair of thoracic aortic transection in the setting of blunt trauma can be transformed into a well-tolerated surgical ... We reviewed our experience of endoluminal stent-graft repair for treatment of acute traumatic thoracic aortic transection. ...
  http://www.uptodate.com/contents/surgical-and-endovascular-repair-of-blunt-thoracic-aortic-injury/abstract/52
*  ISMICS - Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair For Iatrogenic Injury Of The Distal Aortic Arch After Pacemaker Implantation.
Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair For Iatrogenic Injury Of The Distal Aortic Arch After Pacemaker Implantation. ... grafting has emerged as a less invasive therapeutic alternative to treat traumatic or iatrogenic injuries of the distal aortic ... Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair For Iatrogenic Injury Of The Distal Aortic Arch After Pacemaker Implantation.. Valentina ... and treat the aortic injury. We opted for endovascular treatment with thoracic stent-graft placement because of the evolving ...
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*  The Polytraumatized Patient: Overview, Primary Survey, Shock In The Polytraumatized Patient
Blunt thoracic aortic injury. Am Surg. 2008 Oct. 74(10):1033-7. [Medline]. ... Thoracic injuries account for 25% of the trauma-related mortality rate. Of thoracic injuries, 10% are fatal. Only 10% of blunt ... The physician must (1) maintain a high index of suspicion in any thoracic injury, (2) begin treatment immediately, and (3) ... The mechanism of injury can provide clues as to the type of pelvic injury. Anteroposterior trauma opens the pelvic ring and ...
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*  News - Surgery - Western University
Bedside identification of blunt thoracic aortic injury with point-of-care transesophageal echocardiography. October 17, 2016. ... shows injuries resulting from close contact with IEDs are more serious than injuries resulting from banned landmines. ... General Surgery and the Trauma Program at LHSC describes the point-of-care diagnosis of Blunt thoracic aortic injury (BTAI) ... Hybrid Arch Frozen Elephant Trunk for Persistent Endoleak After Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair. September 07, 2017. Drs. ...
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*  December 2017 - Volume 83 - Issue 6 : Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery
The evolution of care improves outcome in blunt thoracic aortic injury: A Western Trauma Association multicenter study. ... Injuries sustained during contact with law enforcement: An analysis from US trauma centers. Schellenberg, Morgan; Inaba, Kenji ... Big for small: Validating brain injury guidelines in pediatric traumatic brain injury. Azim, Asad; Jehan, Faisal S.; Rhee, ... Time to aortic occlusion: It's all about access. Romagnoli, Anna; Teeter, William; Pasley, Jason; More ...
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*  Hildebrand F[au] - PubMed - NCBI
Treatment of blunt thoracic aortic injury in Germany-Assessment of the TraumaRegister DGU®. ... Blunt injuries related to equestrian sports: results from an international prospective trauma database analysis. ... Blunt Cerebrovascular Artery Injury and Stroke in Severely Injured Patients: An International Multicenter Analysis: Reply. ... Blunt Cerebrovascular Artery Injury and Stroke in Severely Injured Patients: An International Multicenter Analysis. ...
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*  Posterior mediastinal hematoma after a fall from standing height: a case report.
No acute thoracic aortic injury was identified on CT scan. The patient received Human Prothrombin Complex ("Octaplex"- ... Chest X-ray is the standard initial screening test to assess patients with thoracic injuries. As described by Rojas et al. ( ... With respect to blunt trauma and in the absence of aortic injury, venous injury to structures such as the azygos, hemiazygos, ... Mediastinal hematomas: aortic injury and beyondJournal of Computer Assisted TomographyYear: 200933221822419346849. ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/nih/Posterior-mediastinal-hematoma-after-fall/22606603.html
*  Use of the Hybrid Operating Room in Cardiovascular Medicine | Circulation
Trends and outcomes of endovascular and open treatment for traumatic thoracic aortic injury. J Vasc Surg. 2010;51:565-571. ... this approach allows for more rapid treatment of associated injuries. ... Endovascular repair of traumatic thoracic aortic injury: clinical practice guidelines of the Society for Vascular Surgery. J ... Endovascular Aortic Repair. Endovascular aortic repair is utilized for both the thoracic aorta (TEVAR) and abdominal aorta ( ...
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*  Grand Rounds-GS
Topic - "Blunt Traumatic Thoracic Aortic Injuries 3.0" , View presentation. Dr. Forbes, has no relevant financial relationships ... Topic - "Firearm Injury Prevention" , View presentation. Dr. Stewart, has no relevant financial relationships with commercial ... Topic - "Thoracic Outlet Syndrome" , View presentation. More about Dr. Hicks. Dr. Hicks, has no relevant financial ... Topic - "Firearm Injuries in Children: A Public Health Nightmare" , View presentation. Dr. Liao, has no relevant financial ...
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*  blood vessel prosthesis implantation
Thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR) for acute blunt thoracic aortic injury has good early and mid-term results... ... Endovascular repair of blunt traumatic thoracic aortic injuries: seven-year single-center experience. Manuel Garcia-Toca. ... aortic aneurysm*abdominal aortic aneurysm*thoracic aortic aneurysm*aortography*blood vessel prosthesis*stents*prosthesis design ... Late outcomes following open and endovascular repair of blunt thoracic aortic injury. Himanshu J Patel. Department of Surgery, ...
  https://www.labome.org/topics/diagnostic/operative/prosthesis/blood-vessel-prosthesis-implantation-17064.html
*  The Cryosurgical Maze Procedure | CTSNet
Traumatic thoracic aortic transection (TSXN) is a potentially lethal injury that occurs following blunt injury to the chest, ... The midterm results of stent graft treatment of thoracic aortic injuries. J Surg Res 2007;138:181-188. ... Nzewi O, Slight RD, Zamvar V. Management of blunt thoracic aortic injury. Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 2006;31:18-27 ... small-diameter proximal aortic endograft cuffs from abdominal systems have been used for treatment of thoracic aortic TSXN [7,8 ...
  https://www.ctsnet.org/article/cryosurgical-maze-procedure
*  Circulatory, Vascular and Cardiac sub-cluster 35
Traumatic thoracic aortic injury is a lethal condition. Because its mortality rate is extremely high in the acute phase, these ... Thoracic outlet artery injuries due to blunt trauma are uncommon. Exposure of these arteries is associated with significant ... Blunt aortic injury in a patient with prior coronary artery bypass surgery. ... Repair of blunt thoracic outlet arterial injuries: an evolution from open to ... ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/cluster/26/Circulatory-Vascular-and-Cardiac/sub-35-p2.html
*  CT imaging of blunt chest trauma | SpringerLink
Thoracic trauma has a high morbidity and mortality, accounting for... ... Background Thoracic injury overall is the third most common cause of trauma following injury to the head and extremities. ... predictive of aortic injury. In the absence of aortic injury, mediastinal haematoma may originate from venous injuries. In such ... Minimal aortic injury. Coronal MIP CT image of the thorax shows minimal aortic injury at the aortic isthmus (black arrow) ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs13244-011-0072-9
*  UPMC Physician Resources: Vascular Rounds Fall 2017 - Vascular Trauma
Diagnosis and treatment of blunt thoracic aortic injuries: changing perspective. J Trauma 2008; 64: 1415 ... Blunt traumatic aortic injury; initial experience with endovascular repair. J Vasc Surg 2009; 49: 1403 ... Discuss the causes and treatments for blunt aortic injuries/aortic transection.. *Explain the challenges in treating pediatric ... Injury. 2015;46(12):2297-313.. *Craxford S, Gale M, and Lammin K. Arterial Injury to the Profunda Femoris Artery following ...
  http://www.upmcphysicianresources.com/cme-course/vascular-rounds-fall-2017-vascular-trauma
*  Surgical Outcomes Analysis and Research - Wikipedia
"Results of a multicenter, prospective trial of thoracic endovascular aortic repair for blunt thoracic aortic injury (RESCUE ... April 2007). "The midterm results of stent graft treatment of thoracic aortic injuries". J. Surg. Res. 138 (2): 181-8. doi: ... American Society of Thoracic Surgery (ASTS) database National Trauma Data Bank (NTDB) Scientific Registry of Transplant ... 2012). "The dangers of being a "weekend warrior": A new call for injury prevention efforts". The journal of trauma and acute ...
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*  Home - The American Association for the Surgery of Trauma
The Evolution of Care Improves Outcome in Blunt Thoracic Aortic Injury: A Western Trauma Association Multicenter Study ( ... Contemporary Management of Subclavian and Auxiliary Artery Injuries: A Western Trauma Association Multicenter Review (December ...
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*  Most recent papers with the keyword Blunt trauma | Read by QxMD
BACKGROUND: Blunt thoracic aortic injury (BTAI) is an uncommon diagnosis, usually developing as a consequence of high-impact ... Injuries of the supra-aortic trunk after blunt chest trauma are rare. This is a case report of a blunt traumatic lesion of the ... Do patients with blunt thoracic aortic injury present to hospital with unstable vital signs? A systematic review and meta- ... www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29440235/do-patients-with-blunt-thoracic-aortic-injury-present-to-hospital-with-unstable-vital-signs-a- ...
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*  Most recent papers with the keyword Pelvic fixation | Read by QxMD
BACKGROUND: Blunt thoracic aortic injury (BTAI) is associated with a high mortality rate and the paradigm of treating patients ... Tile C pelvic ring injuries are challenging to manage even in the most experienced hands. The majority of such injuries can be ... A case of blunt thoracic aortic injury requiring ECMO for acute malperfusion before TEVAR. ... www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29166938/a-case-of-blunt-thoracic-aortic-injury-requiring-ecmo-for-acute-malperfusion-before-tevar ...
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*  Chest injury - Wikipedia
... aortic rupture Thoracic aorta injury Aortic dissection And injuries to other structures within the torso Esophageal injury ( ... A chest injury is any form of physical injury to the chest including the ribs, heart and lungs. Chest injuries account for 25% ... Rib fractures Flail chest Sternal fractures Fractures of the shoulder girdle Pulmonary injury (injury to the lung) and injuries ... Chest injuries can be classified as blunt or penetrating. Blunt and penetrating injuries have different pathophysiologies and ...
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*  Thoracic aorta injury - Wikipedia
... and crush injuries. There are inconsistencies in the terminology of aortic injury. There are several terms which are ... Injury of the thoracic aorta refers to any injury which affects the portion of the aorta which lies within the chest cavity. ... Injuries to the aorta are usually the result of trauma, such as deceleration and crush injuries. Deceleration injuries almost ... Injuries of the thoracic aorta are usually the result of physical trauma; however, they can also be the result of a ...
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*  Hemothorax - Wikipedia
A major vascular cause of hemothorax is aortic dissection or rupture of thoracic aortic aneurysms. It may also follow surgical ... A penetrating injury in blunt trauma". Cirugia espanola. 93: e73-5. doi:10.1016/j.ciresp.2013.05.007. PMID 24094593. Misthos, P ... or have serious penetrating injuries. In upright radiography, hemothorax is suggested by blunting of the costophrenic angle or ... delayed pneumothorax and delayed hemothorax after minor blunt thoracic trauma". European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 25 ...
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*  Enver Duran - Wikipedia
"A splenic injury due to ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm." J Cardiovasc Surg (Torino) 2007;48:528 Gur O, Canbaz S, Karaca OG ... Nov 28- Dec 02, 2007, Antalya, Turkey, Gurkan S, Ege T, Ketencıler S, Unal S, Canbaz S, Duran E. Peripheric Vascular Injuries. ... Enver Duran (born June 19, 1945 in Bursa) is a Turkish medic specialising in thoracic-cardiovascular surgery, a university ... Between the years 1985-1990 he worked as an associated professor in Gülhane Military Medical Academy Thoracic-Cardiovascular ...
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*  Traumatic asphyxia - Wikipedia
Traumatic asphyxia occurs when a powerful compressive force is applied to the thoracic cavity. This is most often seen in motor ... Associated injuries include pulmonary contusion, myocardial contusion, hemo/pneumothorax, and broken ribs. The sudden impact on ... For individuals who survive the initial crush injury, survival rates are high for traumatic asphyxia. Asphyxia Crush syndrome ... Flail chest Tension pneumothorax Traumatic aortic rupture Marx, John (2013). Rosen's Emergency Medicine - Concepts and Clinical ...
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*  Winged scapula - Wikipedia
There are numerous ways in which the long thoracic nerve can sustain trauma-induced injury. These include, but are not limited ... These incidences include direct injuries to the scapulothoracic muscles (i.e. trapezius and rhomboid muscles), and structural ... August 2009). "Winged scapula after aortic valve replacement". Ann Thorac Surg. 1 (87): 1277-1279. doi:10.1016/j.athoracsur. ... Clinical treatments may also cause injury to the long thoracic nerve (iatrogenesis from forceful manipulation, mastectomies ...
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