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Urgent cardiac procedures 

Urgent cardiac procedures
Urgent cardiac procedures

E Grebenik

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date: 07 August 2020

Cardiac tamponade 530

Chest trauma 534

Blunt trauma 536

Aortic transection 538

Pulmonary embolism 540

Cardiac tumours 542

Practice points 543

Further reading 544

Acute tamponade — early post-cardiac surgery, penetrating or blunt trauma, aortic dissection, or iatrogenic injuries.

Chronic tamponade — late post-cardiac surgery, infection, malignant disease, uraemia, or post-radiotherapy....

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