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Table 3 The timeline of initial treatment in our emergency department

From: Resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta may increase the bleeding of minor thoracic injury in severe multiple trauma patients: a case report

Time course after arrival at the hospital Survey and treatment
0 min Hospital arrival
5 min Fluid resuscitation start
10 min Left chest drain insertion
12 min Focused assessment with ultrasonography for trauma
19 min Chest and pelvis X-ray
44 min Whole body CT scan
57 min Transfusion start
72 min Intubation
83 min Endovascular treatments start
Resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta
100 min The bilateral internal iliac arteries were embolized
101 min The balloon of the aortic occlusion catheter was deflated
Retroperitoneal gauze packing
Pelvic external skeletal fixation
600 min Repeat CT scan
631 min Thoracotomy hemostasis for left massive hemothorax
  1. CT computed tomography, min minutes