Multiple rib fractures

Known as: multiple rib fracture 
More than one fracture of the ribs. [HPO:probinson]
National Institutes of Health

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1950-2017
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2014
2014
A 63-year-old man, admitted to a tertiary care hospital, with a history of motor vehicle accident 2 days prior, was referred to… (More)
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2012
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2012
The association between obesity and fracture is controversial. We investigated the relationship between body mass index (BMI) and… (More)
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2007
2007
Chest wall fractures, including injuries to the ribs and sternum, usually heal spontaneously without specific treatment. However… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND Rib fractures are common and associated with significant pulmonary morbidity. We hypothesized that epidural analgesia… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND Pain from multiple rib fractures may affect pulmonary function, morbidity, and length of stay in the intensive care… (More)
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1991
1991
To evaluate the efficacy of opiate administration regimens, 32 patients with multiple rib fractures were prospectively randomized… (More)
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1990
1990
We studied the treatment of multiple rib fractures in NIC, comparing ventilatory with nonventilatory methods in 69 patients who… (More)
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1990
1990
Multiple rib fractures result in agonizing pain as well as impaired pulmonary functions. Mechanical ventilations are frequently… (More)
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1989
1989
The incidence of tracheostomy, length of intensive care unit (ICU) and total hospital stay, and duration of ventilatory support… (More)
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1982
1982
A protocol for treating thoracic trauma is proposed. Severe pulmonary lesion with increased venous admixture (e.g. contusio… (More)
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