Emergency department repair of blunt right atrial rupture utilizing cardiopulmonary bypass.

TitleEmergency department repair of blunt right atrial rupture utilizing cardiopulmonary bypass.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2017
JournalTrauma case reports
Volume12
Pagination1-3
Date Published2017 Dec
AbstractBlunt cardiac injury (BCI) with free wall rupture carries a high risk of pre-hospital death. Cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) has been utilized as a bridge to repair of cardiac lesions in select patients. We present an interesting case of emergency department repair of right atrial rupture with cardiopulmonary bypass.
URLhttps://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S2352-6440(17)30044-4
DOI10.1016/j.tcr.2017.09.004
PubMed Linkhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29644273?dopt=Abstract
Short TitleTrauma Case Rep