Lifetime attributable risk of cancer from CT among patients surviving severe traumatic brain injury.

@article{Salibi2014LifetimeAR,
  title={Lifetime attributable risk of cancer from CT among patients surviving severe traumatic brain injury.},
  author={Patrick N Salibi and V Agarwal and David Panczykowski and Ava M. Puccio and Michael A Sheetz and David O. Okonkwo},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  year={2014},
  volume={202 2},
  pages={397-400}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine the lifetime attributable risk of cancer from CT among patients surviving severe traumatic brain injury. MATERIALS AND METHODS A retrospective cross-sectional study was conducted with prospectively collected data on patients 16 years old and older admitted with a Glasgow coma scale score of 8 or less to a single level 1 trauma center from 2007 to 2010. The effective dose of each CT examination the patients underwent was predicted with… CONTINUE READING
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