Flail chest with paradoxical breathing

Great video of a flail chest: initial treatment for a large flail is non-invasive positive pressure ventilation. Patients may require intubation for more definitive care and healing. Manual stabilization of the segment can result in impaired ventilation https://t.co/CERC0nYQ4l — Resuscitation Canada (@Resus_Can) November 19, 2017 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js