Accession Number:

AD1151864

Title:

Tube Complications in Patients with ARDS Requiring ECMO: Worse in COVID-19 Patients?

Descriptive Note:

[Technical Report, Research Note]

Corporate Author:

BROOKE ARMY MEDICAL CENTER FORT SAM HOUSTON TX

Report Date:

2021-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

1

Abstract:

Introduction Tube thoracostomy placement in COVID-19 patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome ARDS requiring venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation VVECMO support is common Outcomes following tube thoracostomy, however, are largely unreported We sought to explore differences in complication rates between patients with and without COVID-19.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Microbiology

Distribution Statement:

[A, Approved For Public Release]