An important reference text forming a complete dossier of essential and practical information pertaining to the conditions regularly encountered in an emergency situation.Reassess the adequacy of ventilation by arterial blood gas analysis and pulse oximetry. ac Kinking of the chest drain, clogging of the chest drain with blood, or displacement of the chestdrain may cause a recurrence of the initial problem. ... PaO2 alt; 104 (80 mmHg) with supplemental oxygen Rising PaCO, or agt;60 kPa (45 mmHg) Exhaustion Respiratory rate ~30 min. ... Analgesia, by intercostal or epidural block, may be given during the definitive management phase (see Chapter 10) but itanbsp;...
|Title||:||Cambridge Textbook of Accident and Emergency Medicine|
|Author||:||David V. Skinner|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 1997-03-27|