Implications of Isolated Transverse Process Fractures: Is Spine Service Consultation Necessary?


BACKGROUND Acute traumatic isolated transverse process fractures (ITPFs) are increasingly identified in trauma patients owing to the increased use of routine computed tomography imaging. Despite repeated demonstrations that these fractures are treated only symptomatically, patterns of consultation with a spine service have not changed. We aim to provide… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.wneu.2016.08.027


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