TITLE

Resource Utilization in Traumatic Brain Injury: The Role of Magnetic Resonance Imaging

AUTHOR(S)
Fiser, Steven M.; Johnson, Steven B.; Fortune, John B.
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Nov1998, Vol. 64 Issue 11, p1088
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Determines whether magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) influenced the acute diagnosis and management of traumatic brain injury (TBI) patients. Medical review on all TBI patients undergoing cerebral computed tomography (CT) scan and MRI at a regional trauma center during a 2-year period; Therapeutic interventions; Possible medicolegal benefit in cases of child abuse.
ACCESSION #
1240865

 

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