Intercostal Catheter (ICC, Chest Drain) Insertion

Last updated 08/08/17

Definition


Chest Tube Drain
Chest Tube Drain (Intercostal Catheter)


Features


Indications


Contraindications


Equipment


Procedure


Complications


Management




References


  1. Alfred Procedures Course 2017.
  2. ATLS Student Course Manual, 2008
  3. Textbook of Surgery: Tjandra et al, 3rd Ed, 2006
  4. NEJM Chest Tube Insertion Video
  5. Atriummed: Chest Tube picture
  6. Natalies Casebook: Picture of Safe Triangle
  7. Picture of Patient with Chest Tube: Surgical Tutor: Chest Drains
  8. SmartDraw: Picture of Intercostal Anatomy