Management of a traumatic pulmonary pseudocyst using high-frequency oscillatory ventilation.

@article{Dallessio1995ManagementOA,
  title={Management of a traumatic pulmonary pseudocyst using high-frequency oscillatory ventilation.},
  author={Joseph J. Dallessio and Michele A. Markley and Abhijit Lohe and John W. Kuluz and Claudio Oiticica and G E McLaughlin},
  journal={The Journal of trauma},
  year={1995},
  volume={39 6},
  pages={
          1188-90
        }
}
High-frequency ventilation is indicated when acute hypoxemic respiratory failure is associated with an ongoing air leak. This report describes the successful use of high-frequency oscillatory ventilation in a child with pulmonary contusions and traumatic pulmonary pseudocysts who experienced severe air leak syndrome on conventional mechanical ventilation. 
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Objective: Pulmonary contusion is the usual manifestation of lung parenchymal injury after blunt chest trauma. With deceleration these parenchymal lacerations can result in cavities known as primary
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