TITLE

Mediastinal Evaluation Utilizing the Reverse Trendelenburg Radiograph

AUTHOR(S)
Barker, Donald E.; Crabtree Jr., J. Dennie; White, James E.; Somberg, Lewis B.; Burns, R. Phillip
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
American Surgeon;May1999, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p484
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study that evaluated reverse Trendelenburg anteroposterior chest placed in a mediastinal structure. Summary of the radiographic findings of aortic injury; Discussion of the findings.
ACCESSION #
1813012

 

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