Tracheobronchial Injury is a topic covered in the Pediatric Surgery NaT.

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Introduction

The increased compliance of a child’s chest wall allows tracheobronchial injury to occur without the suggestive chest wall injuries usually present in adult patients who have a similar mechanism of injury. Children with tracheobronchial injuries are likely to have associated multisystem injuries that may require emergent treatment.

Pediatric Trauma Society Case Reports Airway Injury

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Last updated: August 1, 2018

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TY - ELEC T1 - Tracheobronchial Injury ID - 829104 ED - Hirschl,Ron, ED - Powell,David, ED - Waldhausen,John, Y1 - 2018/08/01/ BT - Pediatric Surgery NaT UR - https://www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829104/all/Tracheobronchial_Injury PB - American Pediatric Surgical Association DB - APSA Webapp DP - Unbound Medicine ER -