Stab Wounds to the Back/Flank in Hemodynamically Stable Patients: Evaluation using Triple-Contrast Computed Tomography

Albrecht, Roxie M.; Vigil, Anthony; Schermer, Carol R.; Demarest, III, Gerald B.; Davis, Victor H.; Fry, Donald E.
July 1999
American Surgeon;Jul1999, Vol. 65 Issue 7, p683
Academic Journal
Deals with a study that determined whether triple-contrast computerized tomography can accurately diagnose injuries to the back and flank, as well as decrease hospital stay in patients with low-risk scans and no associated injuries. Patients and methods; Results; Discussion.


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