Core curriculum case illustration: cardiac tamponade complicating proximal aortic dissection

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


This is the 39th installment of a series that will highlight one case per publication issue from the bank of cases available online as part of the American Society of Emergency Radiology (ASER) educational resources. Our goal is to generate more interest in and use of our online materials. To view more cases online, please visit the ASER Core Curriculum and Recommendations for Study online at


External organisations
  • University of Washington
Research areas and keywords

Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Cardiac and Cardiovascular Systems
  • Radiology, Nuclear Medicine and Medical Imaging


  • Aortic dissection, Cardiac tamponade, CT, Pericardium
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)587–589
Number of pages3
JournalEmergency Radiology
Publication statusPublished - 2017
Publication categoryResearch