Cranial computed tomography in the emergency department evaluation of HIV-infected patients with neurologic complaints.

@article{Tso1993CranialCT,
  title={Cranial computed tomography in the emergency department evaluation of HIV-infected patients with neurologic complaints.},
  author={E L Tso and William Todd and G A Groleau and Frank J. Hooper},
  journal={Annals of emergency medicine},
  year={1993},
  volume={22 7},
  pages={1169-76}
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE To demonstrate the usefulness of cranial computed tomography (CT) in the emergency department evaluation of HIV-infected patients and patients with risk factors for HIV infection who present with neurologic complaints. DESIGN Retrospective review of imaging reports and medical records of patients who visited the ED from March 1991 through March 1992. SETTING Urban university ED. PARTICIPANTS Patients with HIV infection or risk factors for infection who underwent emergency… CONTINUE READING