Risk reduction in pleural procedures: sonography, simulation and supervision

Published on Jul 1, 2010in Current Opinion in Pulmonary Medicine2.63
· DOI :10.1097/MCP.0B013E32833A233B
John M. Wrightson19
Estimated H-index: 19
(Churchill Hospital),
Edward T.H. Fysh14
Estimated H-index: 14
+ 1 AuthorsYun C. G. Lee1
Estimated H-index: 1
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Abstract
Purpose of reviewComplications from pleural drainage procedures are common, but their incidence is often underrecognized. Significant morbidity and mortality can arise, particularly as a result of poor procedural technique, lack of training and inadequate supervision. This review discusses safety co
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