A Diagnostic Delay of 5 Hours Increases the Risk of Death After Blunt Hollow Viscus Injury


Malinoski D. J. , Patel M. S. , Yakar D. , Green D., Qureshi F., Inaba K., et al.

JOURNAL OF TRAUMA-INJURY INFECTION AND CRITICAL CARE, cilt.69, ss.84-87, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 69 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1097/ta.0b013e3181db37f5
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF TRAUMA-INJURY INFECTION AND CRITICAL CARE
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.84-87

Özet

Background: Hollow viscus injuries (HVI) are uncommon after blunt trauma, and accomplishing a timely diagnosis can be difficult. Time to operative intervention has been implicated as a risk factor for mortality, but reports are conflicting.