Here is a recommended open ‘finger’ thoracostomy technique for ventilated patients as taught by Dr Geoff Healy at Sydney HEMS Team Induction training August 2015, using porcine tissue.

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2 Responses to Thoracostomy

  1. medest118 says:

    Reblogged this on MEDEST and commented:
    An other fundamental procedure for prehospital emergency care teached on animal model at Sidney HEMS.
    Enjoy the video.

  2. Pingback: Thoracostomy | Prehospital and Retrieval Medicine - THE PHARM dedicated to the memory of Dr John Hinds

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