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Pneumothorax

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by Dameron A
 

RESOURCES

American College of Chest Physicians
http://www.chestnet.org

American Thoracic Society
http://thoracic.org

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

Health Canada
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca

The Canadian Lung Association
http://www.lung.ca

 

References


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Currie GP, Alluri R, Christie GL, Legge JS: Pneumothorax: an update. Postgrad Med J. 2007;83:461-5.


Explore pleurisy and other pleural disorders. National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute website. Available at: http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/topics/pleurisy. Updated September 21, 2011. Accessed September 4, 2014.


Leigh-Smith S, Harris T. Tension pneumothorax-time for a re-think? Emerg Med J. 2005;22: 8-16.


Sahn S, Hefner JE. Spontaneous pneumothorax. N Engl J Med. 2000;342:868-73.


Spontaneous pneumothorax in adults. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated May 12, 2014. Accessed September 4, 2014.


Tension pneumothorax. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated December 8, 2012. Accessed September 4, 2014.


Tschopp JM, Rami-Porta R, Noppen M, Astoul P: Management of spontaneous pneumothroax: state of the art. Eur Respir J. 2006;28:637-50.

 

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