Cardiac Tamponade treatments
Cardiac Tamponade

Treatments could include:

  • Pericardiocentesis
  • Pericardiectomy
  • Oxygen Therapy
  • Creation of Pericardial Window for Drainage
  • Pharmacotherapy
  • Non-invasive mechanical ventilation
  • Initial pericardiocentesis
  • Treatment of Underlying Disorders
  • Elevation of Leg
  • Pericardiotomy
  • The heart is surrounded by a double-layered membrane called the pericardium or pericardial sac. It functions like a sac around the heart, keeping the heart in place in the chest cavity and restricting expansion of the heart when blood volume incre...
  • Oxygen therapy provides supplemental oxygen to people with breathing disorders.
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