Advanced Paramedic Delivered Finger Thoracostomy

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David Menzies; Stephen O'Neill; Jim Leonard; Paul Butcher; Paul Creevy; Dave Irwin;

Introduction & Aims Tension pneumothorax is a potentially fatal but reversible injury encountered in major trauma and traumatic cardiac arrest. Needle decompression has been the standard treatment approach pre hospital in Ireland and internationally. However, concer... View more
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