Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of thoracic traumatism.


Thoracic trauma (TT) is a frequent problem in our setting, derived from the high incidence of traffic, domestic and work-related accidents. Other aggressions and accidents are also frequent, such as sports-related. There is an approximate associated mortality rate of 10%, in many cases after the patient has been admitted to hospital. In the United States… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.arbres.2010.05.014


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@article{Gilart2011GuidelinesFT, title={Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of thoracic traumatism.}, author={Jorge L Freixinet Gilart and Helena Hern{\'a}ndez Rodr{\'i}guez and Primitivo Mart{\'i}nez Vallina and Ram{\'o}n Moreno Balsalobre and Pedro Miguel Rodr{\'i}guez Su{\'a}rez}, journal={Archivos de bronconeumologia}, year={2011}, volume={47 1}, pages={41-9} }