Kristin Hudock, Author at Clinical Pain Advisor

Kristin Hudock

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Air Embolism, Venous Air Embolism, Arterial Air Embolism

Air Embolism Synonyms Venous Air Embolism, Arterial Air Embolism Related Condition Vascular Air Embolism 1. Description of the problem Definition Air embolism is the insertion of air in either the venous or arterial circulation. It can be a complication of venous or arterial catheterization, a complication of surgery or secondary to trauma. Clinical features Hypoxia…

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