Frequency of Incidental Findings on Computed Tomography of Trauma Patients

@inproceedings{Devine2010FrequencyOI,
  title={Frequency of Incidental Findings on Computed Tomography of Trauma Patients},
  author={Alicia S. Devine and Corinne Jackson and Lisa Lyons and Jon D. Mason},
  booktitle={The western journal of emergency medicine},
  year={2010}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the incidence and frequency of follow-up instructions for incidental findings on computed tomography (CT) scanning of the abdomen and pelvis in trauma patients. METHODS We performed a retrospective chart review of all adult patients triaged to the trauma service at a Level I trauma center between July 1, 2003 and June 30, 2004. Included patients were 16 years of age and older who underwent abdomen and pelvic CT scans as part of their primary evaluation. We excluded… CONTINUE READING

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