The evolution of computed tomography from organ-selective to whole-body scanning in managing unconscious patients with multiple trauma

Abstract

We aimed to evaluate the benefit of whole-body computed tomography (WBCT) scanning for unconscious adult patients suffering from high-energy multiple trauma compared with the conventional stepwise approach of organ-selective CT.Totally, 144 unconscious patients with high-energy multiple trauma from single level I trauma center in North Taiwan were enrolled… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MD.0000000000004653

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