Added value of routine chest MDCT after blunt trauma: evaluation of additional findings and impact on patient management.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE The objective of our study was to evaluate the added value of a low-threshold routine thoracic MDCT algorithm compared with a selective MDCT algorithm in adult blunt trauma patients. SUBJECTS AND METHODS A prospective cohort study was conducted in 464 consecutive blunt trauma patients who met criteria indicative of severe blunt trauma (66% male… (More)
DOI: 10.2214/AJR.07.3277

Topics

Figures and Tables

Sorry, we couldn't extract any figures or tables for this paper.

Slides referencing similar topics