Standardized CT examination of the multitraumatized patient

@article{Leidner1998StandardizedCE,
  title={Standardized CT examination of the multitraumatized patient},
  author={Bertil Leidner and Martin Adiels and Peter Aspelin and Prof. Dr. A. Gullstrand and Scott L Wallen},
  journal={European Radiology},
  year={1998},
  volume={8},
  pages={1630-1638}
}
The aim of this study was to develop a standardized non-helical-CT protocol including head, body and proximal extremities in order to achieve a good time efficiency and diagnostic accuracy in the initial radiological evaluation of the multitraumatized patient. A total of 111 circulatory stable blunt trauma patients, brought in to a trauma level II–III hospital, were examined according to a standardized CT protocol. After examining the head with contiguous 10-mm slices without IV contrast medium… CONTINUE READING

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