Derivation and Validation of Two Decision Instruments for Selective Chest CT in Blunt Trauma: A Multicenter Prospective Observational Study (NEXUS Chest CT)

In this multicenter prospective observational study, Robert Rodriguez and colleagues derive and validate two decision instruments for identifying which blunt trauma patients should receive chest CT and which can avoid unnecessary imaging.

Vyšlo v časopise: Derivation and Validation of Two Decision Instruments for Selective Chest CT in Blunt Trauma: A Multicenter Prospective Observational Study (NEXUS Chest CT). PLoS Med 12(10): e32767. doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1001883
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In this multicenter prospective observational study, Robert Rodriguez and colleagues derive and validate two decision instruments for identifying which blunt trauma patients should receive chest CT and which can avoid unnecessary imaging.


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