[Trauma of the thoraco-abdominal area: imaging strategy].


The imaging work up of patients following trauma to the thorax and/or abdomen is dependent upon the hemodynamic and respiratory status. In patients with respiratory distress, management is based on a chest radiograph to detect pleural effusion or pneumothorax requiring immediate drainage. In patients with hemodynamic shock despite adequate resuscitation… (More)


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