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Anatomical distribution of the 22 arteries shunted in the damage control setting, with outcome Artery n Fasciotomy Amputation Death Aorta 1 0 0 1 Common iliac 2 1 2 External iliac 5 4 1 Common femoral 1 1 0 Superficial femoral 6 3 1 Popliteal 1 1 0 Subclavian 2 0 0 0 Axillary 3 2 0 0 Brachial 1 1 1 0 Total, N 22 13 6 5 Table 3.
This ratio implies how much blood is shunted to the pulmonary circulation (Qp) versus the systemic circulation (Qs).
As other comorbidities independent of INPH worsen, shunted individuals can experience overall deterioration.
Standard practice does not indicate that special immunization schedules are needed for shunted children.