Otolaryngological complications of occipitocervical injury.


Occipitocervical injuries are rare, accounting for 15% of all fatal spinal trauma. In patients who survive the initial incident, early detection and appropriate management is vital to avoid significant neurological disability and mortality. We present the case of a patient with neck trauma who was initially cleared of spinal injuries in the emergency… (More)
DOI: 10.1308/003588414X13946184902325


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@article{Qureishi2014OtolaryngologicalCO, title={Otolaryngological complications of occipitocervical injury.}, author={Ali Qureishi and T. Khan and Murray V Johnston and Ramireddy Bommireddy and Z. Kl{\'e}zl}, journal={Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England}, year={2014}, volume={96 8}, pages={e3-5} }