EM Lightbox: Hemothorax on CXRby
A hemothorax, a collection of blood in the pleural space... more medially. The top CXR shows a left hemothorax. Most studies agree that it takes...
Oh, the Humanityby
It's 2:39 and I have finally cleared my waiting room. Some actually, truly sick patients tonight, it's felt like an ER should feel. Wheezing, squeaking, croupy kids. A hemothorax with a pressure...
Kurt G Harris MD
, creating penumothorax/hemothorax on that side is preferred and more reliable. Penetration of both lungs...