Sensitivity of newer-generation computed tomography scanners for subarachnoid hemorrhage: a Bayesian analysis.

@article{Gee2012SensitivityON,
  title={Sensitivity of newer-generation computed tomography scanners for subarachnoid hemorrhage: a Bayesian analysis.},
  author={Christopher A Gee and Matthew Dawson and Joseph Bledsoe and Holly K. Ledyard and Thongphanh Phanthavady and Scott Travis Youngquist and Trever McGuire and Troy Madsen},
  journal={The Journal of emergency medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={43 1},
  pages={13-8}
}
BACKGROUND Subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) is a life-threatening condition considered in patients presenting to the emergency department (ED) with acute and severe-onset headache. Currently, the practice pattern for suspected SAH is to perform a non-contrasted computed tomography (CT) scan of the head, followed by lumbar puncture (LP) if the CT is negative… CONTINUE READING