TITLE

Embolization therapy as an alternative to thoracotomy in vascular injuries of the chest wall

AUTHOR(S)
Carrillo, Eddy H.; Heniford, B. Todd; Senler, Seyhan O.; Dykes, John R.; Maniscalco, Stephen P.; Richardson, J. David
PUB. DATE
December 1998
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Dec1998, Vol. 64 Issue 12, p1142
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Determines advantages of embolization therapy over thoracotomy in treating vascular injuries of the chest wall in Louisville, Kentucky. Description of embolization therapy technique; Effectiveness of selective arteriography and transcatheter embolization in diagnosing and controlling hemorrhage; Conventional treatments for hemothorax.
ACCESSION #
1348719

 

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