Traumatic Heart Injury: Introduction to BCI

Blunt cardiac injury (BCI) is caused by a direct blow to the heart. Such symptoms vary from clinically quiet transitory arrhythmias to lethal heart wall rupture. The lack of precise criteria and a gold standard for laboratory analysis makes it challenging to diagnose traumatic cardiac damage. Treatment is individualized based on the degree of the [...]

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