Kudo S, Fukushima K, Hashimoto M, Furutake M, Tanaka K, Okada K. Airway and circulatory collapse due to retropharyngeal hematoma after blunt vertebral artery injury. Am J Emerg Med. 2017;35:806.e5-806.e7 pubmed publisher
..If blunt vertebral artery transection is detected and hemorrhagic shock is persistent, endovascular embolization should be performed immediately in addition to emergency intubation. ..
Kudo S, Tanaka K, Okada K, Takemura T. Extracorporeal cardiopulmonary resuscitation for blunt cardiac rupture. Am J Emerg Med. 2017;35:1789.e1-1789.e2 pubmed publisher
..Moreover, open cardiac massage was unnecessary. ECPR with sternotomy and cardiac repair is advisable for patients with blunt cardiac rupture and cardiac arrest who do not have severe multiple traumatic injuries. ..