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VOMIT - Victim of Modern Imaging Technology

caesar ursic cmursic at gmail.com
Tue Aug 23 18:58:37 BST 2011


*The, Dr. Mattox, you must be placing great faith in the sensitivity of the
supine AP portable chest x-ray to rule-out a thoracic aortic or great vessel
traumatic pseudoaneurysm.*


C. Ursic, MD
Honolulu



On Mon, Aug 22, 2011 at 9:30 AM, <KMATTOX at aol.com> wrote:

> I know of almost NO indications for an ACUTE CT OF THE CHEST following
> chest trauma, especially blunt chest trauma.        Mediastinal traverse
> following GSW,  maybe, depending on the finding of the  initial plain chest
> X-ray.
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> k
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