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Thoracentesis During Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

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Samuel Rice-Townsend MD

Christopher Weldon


In this video, Dr. Samuel Rice-Townsend and Dr. Christopher Weldon review the procedural steps to performing Thoracentesis as well as reviewing indications, contraindications and risk factors for patients experiencing tension hydro, hemo, or pneumothorax.

Initial publication: March 5, 2018.


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Topics: Critical Care Trauma