Difference between revisions of "Pulmonary barotrauma"

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*[[Pneumomediastinum]]
 
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*[[Scuba diving emergencies]]
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*[[Diving medicine]]
  
 
==External Links==
 
==External Links==

Latest revision as of 18:00, 19 July 2020

Background

  • Occurs when diver breathing compressed air ascends too rapidly

Clinical Features

Differential Diagnosis

Diving Emergencies

Barotrauma Types

Evaluation

  • Clinical diagnosis; do not delay intervention for studies
  • CXR
  • Assess for alternate etiologies

Management

Disposition

See Also

External Links

References