Thoracic imaging in the ICU interventional radiology

Eric Walser, Clare Savage, Joseph B. Zwischenberger

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Abstract

Radiology in the intensive care unit (ICU) patient is dominated by plain x-rays, with noteworthy findings prompting further imaging and possible intervention. This chapter discusses interventional and minimally invasive techniques used to treat pleural, mediastinal and pulmonary parenchymal problems commonly encountered in the ICU.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)209-226
Number of pages18
JournalChest Surgery Clinics of North America
Volume12
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2002

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine

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