Manuel da Silva

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This observational study aims to describe pediatric C-spine injuries from a level 1 trauma centre through a period of 19 years. Clinical records of pediatric trauma patients admitted to a level 1 trauma centre between 1991 and 2009 were analyzed. Patients were stratified by age into groups A (8 or less) and B (9 to 16), and in lower (C0-C2) and upper(More)
Acknowledgements I would like to express my special thanks to my advisor Professor Luís Rodrigues who gave me the opportunity to do this thesis and also the vital guidance and motivation. I extend my sincere gratitude to João Paiva for taking part in useful decisions and giving fruitful advices during the execution of all the work and preparation of this(More)
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