The value of point-of-care ultrasound for detecting nail bed injury in ED.

@article{Gungor2016TheVO,
  title={The value of point-of-care ultrasound for detecting nail bed injury in ED.},
  author={Faruk Gungor and Kamil Can Akyol and Cenker Eken and Mustafa Keşapli and Inan Beydilli and Mehmet Akçimen},
  journal={The American journal of emergency medicine},
  year={2016},
  volume={34 9},
  pages={1850-4}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study is to detect the value of point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) for diagnosing a nail bed injury and fracture of distal phalanx in patients presenting with distal finger trauma to the emergency department (ED). METHODS Patients, 18 to 65 years old, presenting with a blunt trauma of distal finger and diagnosed with subungual… CONTINUE READING