Indian Journal of Radiology and Imaging Indian Journal of Radiology and Imaging

CHEST RADIOLOGY
Year
: 2011  |  Volume : 21  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 182--190

A pictorial essay: Radiology of lines and tubes in the intensive care unit


Sanjay N Jain 
 Head of Radiology Department, Prince Aly Khan Hospital, Aga Hall, Nesbit Road, Mazagaon, Mumbai - 400 010, India

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India

A variety of devices are used in the intensive care unit for long durations. Each one of them is a double-edged sword: intended to save life, but life-threatening if in the wrong place. Hence, it is important to periodically check that these devices are correctly placed so as to prevent complications. The portable chest radiograph is of tremendous value in this context.


How to cite this article:
Jain SN. A pictorial essay: Radiology of lines and tubes in the intensive care unit.Indian J Radiol Imaging 2011;21:182-190


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Jain SN. A pictorial essay: Radiology of lines and tubes in the intensive care unit. Indian J Radiol Imaging [serial online] 2011 [cited 2019 Nov 20 ];21:182-190
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