All publications of “Silvia Stiefano Nitrini”

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Thoracic trauma: analysis of 100 consecutive cases

Maíra Benito Scapolan, Nathália Lins Pontes Vieira, Silvia Stiefano Nitrini, Roberto Saad Junior, Roberto Gonçalves, Jacqueline Arantes Giannini Perlingeiro, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/s1679-45082010ao1532

ABSTRACTObjective:To analyze thoracic trauma assisted by the Emergency Service of Hospital da Irmandade da Santa Casa de Misericórdia de São Paulo.Methods:One hundred patients with thoracic trauma were assisted throughout six months in 2006. Data from their records were collected and a protocol of thoracic trauma was fulfilled. The Revised Trauma Score was used to evaluate gravity of injury and to calculate the survival index.Results:Prevalence of trauma injury in male from 20 to 29 years old was observed. Out of all […]