Year 2019, Volume 5, Issue 1, Pages 183 - 185 2019-01-04

Things to keep in mind after cardiopulmonary resuscitation: bilateral severe and widespread subcutaneous emphysema together with unilateral pneumothorax

Timuçin Alar [1] , İsmail Ertuğrul Gedik [2]

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Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) can cause severe complications such as rib and sternal fracture, pneumothorax or hemothorax. In this article, we report a case of widespread and severe bilateral subcutaneous emphysema and unilateral iatrogenic pneumothorax that does not correlate with the severity of the emphysema that occurred after active CPR. 

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, pneumothorax, emphysema
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Primary Language en
Subjects Health Care Sciences and Services
Journal Section Case Reports
Authors

Orcid: 0000-0002-4719-002X
Author: Timuçin Alar (Primary Author)
Institution: Department of Thoracic Surgery, Onsekiz Mart University School of Medicine, Çanakkale, Turkey
Country: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-1667-4793
Author: İsmail Ertuğrul Gedik
Institution: Department of Thoracic Surgery, Onsekiz Mart University School of Medicine, Çanakkale, Turkey
Country: Turkey


Bibtex @case report { eurj396685, journal = {The European Research Journal}, issn = {}, eissn = {2149-3189}, address = {The Association of Health Research and Strategy}, year = {2019}, volume = {5}, pages = {183 - 185}, doi = {10.18621/eurj.396685}, title = {Things to keep in mind after cardiopulmonary resuscitation: bilateral severe and widespread subcutaneous emphysema together with unilateral pneumothorax}, key = {cite}, author = {Alar, Timuçin and Gedik, İsmail Ertuğrul} }
APA Alar, T , Gedik, İ . (2019). Things to keep in mind after cardiopulmonary resuscitation: bilateral severe and widespread subcutaneous emphysema together with unilateral pneumothorax. The European Research Journal, 5 (1), 183-185. DOI: 10.18621/eurj.396685
MLA Alar, T , Gedik, İ . "Things to keep in mind after cardiopulmonary resuscitation: bilateral severe and widespread subcutaneous emphysema together with unilateral pneumothorax". The European Research Journal 5 (2019): 183-185 <http://dergipark.gov.tr/eurj/issue/40357/396685>
Chicago Alar, T , Gedik, İ . "Things to keep in mind after cardiopulmonary resuscitation: bilateral severe and widespread subcutaneous emphysema together with unilateral pneumothorax". The European Research Journal 5 (2019): 183-185
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ISNAD Alar, Timuçin , Gedik, İsmail Ertuğrul . "Things to keep in mind after cardiopulmonary resuscitation: bilateral severe and widespread subcutaneous emphysema together with unilateral pneumothorax". The European Research Journal 5 / 1 (January 2019): 183-185. https://doi.org/10.18621/eurj.396685