[A report of 29 cases of silicosis complicated with mediastinal emphysema]


Journal Article (Academic article)

The experience to treat SCME in the past twenty-three years was reported. The method of upper mediastinotomy for saving the patients was introduced. The authors suggested control of the pulmonary infection and appropriate treatment of pneumothorax are important in preventing the occurrence of mediastinal emphysema.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Yan, DL; Li, JC; Guo, WZ

Published Date

  • February 1994

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 17 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 43 - 4, 63

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1001-0939

Conference Location

  • china