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Michael H. Baumann, M.D.

Michael H. Baumann, M.D., is nationally recognized for his expertise and research concerning all types of pneumothoraces. He has published dozens of articles related to pneumothorax and pleural disease and continues research in various aspects of pleural disease including pneumothorax. Dr. Baumann is currently a Professor of Medicine at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.
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Tom Shaheen

Tom Shaheen will help facilitate on and off-line pneumothorax research through database development and other technological support. Tom has more than 15 years of experience in the IT Industry and is currently president of Net Portfolio, Inc.
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Fact #2

Did you know that tension pneumothorax is a complication of approximately 1-2% of spontaneous pneumothorax cases?
(source: eMedicine)






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