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Can Bedside Ultrasound Identify Skull Fractures in Children?

2013 08 Apr

Children are often admitted to emergency departments with blunt head trauma. The examinations for skull fracture and for traumatic brain injury often require CT scanning, the gold standard for diagnosis of skull fractures. However its drawbacks are that paediatric patients may need sedation and are exposed to ionising radiation. This prospective study... Read more