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An Analysis of Patients who Underwent Tube Thoracostomy in the Emergency Department: A Single Center Study.

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Summary of "An Analysis of Patients who Underwent Tube Thoracostomy in the Emergency Department: A Single Center Study."

The aim of this study was to determine the demographic and clinical characteristics of patients who underwent tube thoracostomy in the emergency department (ED). The secondary aim of the study was to evaluate parameters such as the diagnosis for which the patients underwent tube thoracostomy, the imaging techniques used during diagnosis, and complications related to the procedure.

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Name: Turkish thoracic journal
ISSN: 2149-2530
Pages: 25-29

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