[Automatic decompression with micro-catheter for open and tension pneumothorax].

OBJECTIVE To evaluate the feasibility of treating pneumothorax with automatic intermittent decompression with micro-catheter instead of traditional thorax water sealed drainage (TWSD). METHODS The automatic decompression instrument (ADI), which decompressed intermittently with programmed control, was designed and assembled by the authors (Patent No. ZL… CONTINUE READING