A strategy to optimize CT use in children with mild blunt head trauma utilizing clinical risk stratification; Could we improve CT use in children with mild head injury?


Kocyigit A., Serinken M., Ceven Z., Yilmaz A., Kaya F., Hatipoglu C., et al.

CLINICAL IMAGING, cilt.38, ss.236-240, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 38 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.clinimag.2013.12.004
  • Dergi Adı: CLINICAL IMAGING
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.236-240

Özet

Aim: The purpose of our study was to investigate the impact of clinical risk classification on optimization of the rationale of CT scanning in children with mild blunt head trauma. Exposed effective radiation dose values of CT scanning were also evaluated.