Online Case ReportVenoarterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Support for Severe Pericardial Decompression Syndrome: A Case ReportRicarte Bratti, Juan P. MD; Brunette, Veronique MD; Lebon, Jean S. MD; Pellerin, Michel MD; Lamarche, Yoan MDAuthor Information All authors: Soins Intensifs Chirurgicaux, Institut de Cardiologie de Montréal, Montréal, QC, Canada. The authors have disclosed that they do not have any potential conflicts of interest. For information regarding this article, E-mail: email@example.com Critical Care Medicine: January 2020 - Volume 48 - Issue 1 - p e74-e75 doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000004046 Buy Metrics Abstract Objectives: We report a case of a man with tamponade decompression syndrome following pericardial drainage. Data Sources: ICU - Montreal Heart Institute. Study Selection: Case report. Data Extraction: Clinical and surgical records. Data Synthesis None. Conclusions: Our case adds further concerns in supporting a patient with tamponade decompression syndrome, including mechanical circulatory support, due to the reversible nature of this condition. Copyright © 2019 by the Society of Critical Care Medicine and Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All Rights Reserved.