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Table 3 Complications

From: Complications associated with pre-hospital open thoracostomies: a rapid review

Complication No % (n = 38) % (n = 352)
Iatrogenic injury 11 28.9 3.1
Failed procedure 5 13.1 1.4
Misplacement 8 21.0 2.3
Infection 2 5.2 0.5
Recurrent PTX 4 10.5 1.1
Missed PTX 8 21.0 2.2
Total 38 100 10.6