When Is a Thoracentesis Procedure Performed?
Title: When Is a Thoracentesis Procedure Performed?Category: Procedures and TestsCreated: 7/28/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/28/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Lungs General)
Source: MedicineNet Lungs General - July 28, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Source Type: news

Radiologists Performing More Paracenteses, Thoracenteses
2004 to 2016 saw increase in paracentesis, thoracentesis procedures performed by radiologists (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - August 23, 2019 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Pulmonology, Radiology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Radiologists Performing More Paracenteses, Thoracenteses
FRIDAY, Aug. 23, 2019 -- The proportion of paracentesis and thoracentesis procedures performed by radiologists is continuing to increase, according to a study published online Aug. 14 in the Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology. Ravi V.... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - August 23, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Aug 16 2019 This Week in Cardiology Aug 16 2019 This Week in Cardiology
AI for AF detection, syncope and PE, thoracentesis, fish oil, and why doctors should organize are the topics covered by John Mandrola in this week ’ s podcast.theheart.org on Medscape (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - August 16, 2019 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology Commentary Source Type: news

Ultrasound-Guided Thoracentesis Appears Safe With Novel Oral Anticoagulants or Clopidogrel Ultrasound-Guided Thoracentesis Appears Safe With Novel Oral Anticoagulants or Clopidogrel
Rates of significant bleeding complications are very low after ultrasound-guided thoracentesis in patients on novel oral anticoagulants (NOACs) and/or clopidogrel, a retrospective analysis found.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pulmonary Medicine News Source Type: news

Routine Pleural Manometry Doesn't Prevent Complications After Large-Volume Thoracentesis Routine Pleural Manometry Doesn't Prevent Complications After Large-Volume Thoracentesis
Routine pleural manometry does not prevent pleural-pressure-related complications after therapeutic large-volume thoracentesis, according to results from a randomized controlled trial.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 1, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Procedure Guides Step-by-Step
Central line placement. See alsoCentral line placement with ultrasound guidance.Thoracentesis (pleural tap)Paracentesis (ascites tap)Arthrocentesis (joint tap)Arterial line placement is illustrated inThe Internet Journal of Health.Lumbar puncture in eMedicineMore procedure links (Source: Clinical Cases and Images)
Source: Clinical Cases and Images - November 1, 2014 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Factors Associated With Wrong-Side ThoracentesisFactors Associated With Wrong-Side Thoracentesis
What bumps up the risk for wrong-side thoracentesis? Omission of a pre-procedure timeout and failure to note laterality on the consent form, mark the patient's skin, or review the diagnostic imaging. Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 19, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: General Surgery News Source Type: news

Revised Article-Thoracentesis
Thoracentesis is a procedure to remove excess fluid in the space between the lungs and the chest wall. (Source: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Health Topics)
Source: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Health Topics - February 24, 2012 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news