Use of emergency department imaging in patients with minor trauma.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Advanced radiographic studies have detrimental risks, yet the prevalence of CT utilization in patients with minor trauma presenting to the emergency department (ED) has never been fully evaluated. Our objective was to evaluate the frequency of CT imaging in patients presenting to the ED for minor trauma. MATERIALS AND METHODS A retrospective… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jss.2015.11.046

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