Determination of radiography requirement in wrist trauma


Turkmen S. , CANSU A., KARACA Y., BAKİ M. E. , Eroglu O., Tatli O., ...More

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, vol.33, no.9, pp.1269-1272, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ajem.2015.06.011
  • Title of Journal : AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.1269-1272

Abstract

Objectives: The purpose of this study was to evaluate predetermined physical examination and function tests recommended to identify severe injury among patients presenting with wrist injury to the emergency department and to establish a reliable clinical decision rule capable of determining the need for radiography in wrist injuries.