Pericardiocentesis - How to do it

Gluer, Robert, Murdoch, Dale, Haqqani, Haris M., Scalia ,Gregory M. and Walters, Darren L. (2015) Pericardiocentesis - How to do it. Heart Lung and Circulation, 24 6: 621-625. doi:10.1016/j.hlc.2014.11.009

Author Gluer, Robert
Murdoch, Dale
Haqqani, Haris M.
Scalia ,Gregory M.
Walters, Darren L.
Title Pericardiocentesis - How to do it
Journal name Heart Lung and Circulation   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 1443-9506
Publication date 2015-06
Year available 2014
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1016/j.hlc.2014.11.009
Open Access Status
Volume 24
Issue 6
Start page 621
End page 625
Total pages 5
Place of publication Chatswood, NSW Australia
Publisher Elsevier
Collection year 2016
Language eng
Formatted abstract
Pericardiocentesis is an important diagnostic and therapeutic technique, with the potential for significant morbidity and mortality if performed incorrectly. This article attempts to cover the anatomy, preparation, and techniques necessary to successfully perform pericardiocentesis.
Keyword Cardiac tamponade
Pericardial aspiration
Pericardial disease
Pericardial effusion
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Confirmed Code
Institutional Status UQ

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Article (original research)
Collections: Official 2016 Collection
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