Última revisão: 25 Set 2020
Última atualização: 16 Out 2019

Resumo

Definição

História e exame físico

Outros fatores de diagnóstico

  • sinais de oxigenação comprometida
  • contratilidade paradoxal da parede torácica

Fatores de risco

  • traumatismo torácico contuso
  • abuso físico em crianças
  • osteoporose
  • idade >45 anos
  • atividades atléticas
  • tumores ósseos primários
  • tumores ósseos metastáticos
  • ressuscitação cardiopulmonar (RCP)
  • tosse intensa

Exames diagnósticos

Exames a serem considerados

  • tomografia computadorizada (TC) do tórax
  • ultrassonografia do tórax
  • angiografia
  • TC do crânio, coluna cervical, tórax, abdome e pelve
  • radiografia de esqueleto (crianças)
Mais exames a serem considerados

Algoritmo de tratamento

Colaboradores

Associate Professor

Discipline of Orthopaedics & Trauma

University of Adelaide

Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon

Women's and Children's Hospital

Adelaide

Australia

Divulgações

PC is on the boards of MIGA (medical indemnity insurance) and Orthopaedics SA. He owns stock though a personal superannuation fund. PC’s hospital, the Women's & Children's Hospital, Adelaide, receives institutional support from medical supply companies for salary of research scientists. PC received payment from a medical supplier for two lectures on wound dressings in 2017. PC declares that none of the above are relevant to the Rib Fractures topic and that he receives no other money from suppliers.

Associate Professor

Orthopaedics and Trauma 

University of Adelaide

Head of Orthopaedic Surgery and Major Trauma Service Co-Director

Women's and Children's Hospital

Adelaide

Australia

Divulgações

NW’s hospital, the Women's & Children's Hospital, Adelaide, receives institutional research support from medical supply companies and BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc.

Dr Peter Cundy and Dr Nicole Williams would like to gratefully acknowledge Dr Paul Novakovich and Dr Brent Ponce, previous contributors to this topic. PN and BP declare that they have no competing interests.

Colegas revisoresMOSTRAR TODOS

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery & Orthopaedic Research Center

Academic Medical Center

Meibergdreef

Amsterdam

The Netherlands

Divulgações

GK declares that he has no competing interests.

President and Chief Executive Officer

American Board of Family Medicine

Lexington

KY

Divulgações

JP declares that he has no competing interests.

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