Archive for the ‘chest pain’ Category

Trauma to the heart after nonpenetrating injury is well recognized. Among the recorded consequences are cardiac arrhythmias, septal damage, valve damage, coronary fistulae, coronary artery damage, ventricular aneurysm, cardiac rupture, and myocardial infarction (MI). Myocardial infarction as a complication of chest trauma has been reported in very few cases and usually is secondary to an […]