Profound Bradycardia Related to Long Bone Fracture ManipulationThe Journal of Emergency Medicine
AbstractA 69-year-old male presented to the Emergency Department (ED) with a left comminuted femur fracture. Manipulation of the fractured leg resulted in profound bradycardia, necessitating cessation of the procedure in the ED. Various causes of sinus bradycardia, including vagal-mediated responses, as well as management of vagal-mediated bradycardia are discussed.
Citation InformationCatherine A. Marco and Alan P. Marco. "Profound Bradycardia Related to Long Bone Fracture Manipulation" The Journal of Emergency Medicine Vol. 14 Iss. 3 (1996) p. 305 - 308 ISSN: 07364679
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