Traumatic injuries: radiological hemostatic intervention at admission

@article{Dondelinger2002TraumaticIR,
  title={Traumatic injuries: radiological hemostatic intervention at admission},
  author={Robert F. Dondelinger and Genevi{\`e}ve Trotteur and Beno{\^i}t Ghaye and David Szapiro},
  journal={European Radiology},
  year={2002},
  volume={12},
  pages={979-993}
}
Blunt trauma victims and selected patients with penetrating trauma are systematically investigated after resuscitation and hemodynamic stabilization with cross-sectional imaging. Computed tomography is a good predictor of the need for hemostatic arteriographic embolization, based on contrast medium extravasation observed on CT. In centers admitting polytrauma patients, the CT and angiography units should be installed together within the emergency environment. Trauma-dedicated interventional… CONTINUE READING
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