Out of hours non-contrast head CT scan interpretation by senior emergency department medical staff.

OBJECTIVE To assess the accuracy of 'out of hours' (17.00-08.00 hours) non-contrast head computed tomography (NCHCT) scan interpretation by senior ED medical staff. METHODS The study was undertaken in an inner-city tertiary hospital in Sydney. A sample of 315 consecutive 'out of hours' NCHCT scans was compiled from a log book in the Medical Imaging… (More)