Intubation of the pericardial sac.

  • Jayna Winehouse
  • Published 2006 in
    Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of…


A 22-year-old male was admitted to casualty with a penetrating injury to his left ventricle following a stabbing to his chest. Penetrating injuries to major organs that originate or pass through the relatively narrow mediastinal corridor may have catastrophic consequences with little in the way of external signs to indicate the severity of the injury… (More)


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@article{Winehouse2006IntubationOT, title={Intubation of the pericardial sac.}, author={Jayna Winehouse}, journal={Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England}, year={2006}, volume={88 4}, pages={W12-4} }