TITLE

Focus on Blunt Solid Organ Injuries

PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
European Journal of Trauma & Emergency Surgery;Apr2009, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p89
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study on blunt solid organ injuries with the introduction of advanced imaging tools and modern intensive care units. It notes several centers which performed routine laparotomy in blunt abdominal trauma with signs of peritoneal irritation. It states that there has been immense improvement in the non-operative management (NOM) of intra-abdominal solid organ injury.
ACCESSION #
38609360

 

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