Emergent cranial computed tomography in the evaluation of adult non- trauma patients in the emergency department


Objectives: To study the utilisation pattern of head computed tomography (CT) for non-trauma adult cases in an urban emergency department (ED) and the rate of clinically significant CT abnormalities. We also tried to identify any useful clinical indicators that could be used to predict abnormal scans. Methodology: A one-year case series of adult non-trauma… (More)


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