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Canadian Respiratory Journal
Volume 15, Issue 5, Pages 255-258
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2008/918951
Original Article

Residual Hemothorax after Chest Tube Placement Correlates with Increased Risk of Empyema Following Traumatic Injury

Riyad Karmy-Jones,1 Michele Holevar,2 Ryan J Sullivan,2 Ani Fleisig,1 and Gregory J Jurkovich1

1Department of Surgery, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
2Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA

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How to Cite this Article

Riyad Karmy-Jones, Michele Holevar, Ryan J Sullivan, Ani Fleisig, and Gregory J Jurkovich, “Residual Hemothorax after Chest Tube Placement Correlates with Increased Risk of Empyema Following Traumatic Injury,” Canadian Respiratory Journal, vol. 15, no. 5, pp. 255-258, 2008. https://doi.org/10.1155/2008/918951.