External validation of clinical decision rules for children with wrist trauma

@inproceedings{Mulders2017ExternalVO,
  title={External validation of clinical decision rules for children with wrist trauma},
  author={Marjolein A M Mulders and Monique M. J. Walenkamp and Bente F. H. Dubois and Annelie Slaar and Johann Carel Goslings and N. W. L. Schep},
  booktitle={Pediatric Radiology},
  year={2017}
}
BackgroundClinical decision rules help to avoid potentially unnecessary radiographs of the wrist, reduce waiting times and save costs.ObjectiveThe primary aim of this study was to provide an overview of all existing non-validated clinical decision rules for wrist trauma in children and to externally validate these rules in a different cohort of patients. Secondarily, we aimed to compare the performance of these rules with the validated Amsterdam Pediatric Wrist Rules.Materials and methodsWe… CONTINUE READING
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