[Management of minor head injuries in Norwegian hospitals--can the quality be improved?].

@article{Ingebrigtsen1999ManagementOM,
  title={[Management of minor head injuries in Norwegian hospitals--can the quality be improved?].},
  author={Tor Ingebrigtsen and Kjeld H yer Mortensen and Bertil Romner},
  journal={Tidsskrift for den Norske laegeforening : tidsskrift for praktisk medicin, ny raekke},
  year={1999},
  volume={119 13},
  pages={1874-6}
}
Management protocols for minor head injury should include strategies for early detection of intracranial haematomas. This study focuses on the management of minor head injury in 63 Norwegian hospitals. We report considerable inter-hospital variation. In most (81%) hospitals, minor head injury patients were treated by general surgeons. Emergency room… CONTINUE READING