Definition of flail chest-is it more than 3 or more than 2ribs and more than 2sites in each rib

definition of flail chest-is it more than 3 or more than 2ribs and more than 2sites in each rib

Follow ATLS, # of 2 or more than 2 contiguous ribs at 2 or more than 2 sites

nbe follows Bailey n love more than Atls

It’s more than 1

Multiple ( >=3 ) rib fractures in 2 or more places

2222 … 2 or more than 2 rib fractures at 2 oe more than 2 sites …

More than 3 ribs at more thanor equal 2 places

Latest bailey- 3 or more ribs (Answer key is based on this)

ATLS- 2 or more ribs (For your clinical practice)

In baily it is 3

In ATLS guidelines it is 3

More than 2 ribs at more that 2 location

More than 2 consecutive at 2 or more places.

More than equal to 2 at more than 2 sites

Acc to atls it is more than equal to 2 at 2 sites and acc to bailey’s it is more than 3 at 3 consecutive places

More Importantly, Consecutive Too