Radiographic Assessment of the Cervical Spine in Asymptomatic Trauma Patients.

Academic Article


  • STANDARDS: Radiographic assessment of the cervical spine is not recommended in trauma patients who are awake, alert, and not intoxicated, who are without neck pain or tenderness, and who do not have significant associated injuries that detract from their general evaluation.
  • Published In

  • Neurosurgery  Journal
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    Author List

  • Hadley MN; Walters BC; Grabb PA; Oyesiku NM; Przybylski GJ; Resnick DK; Ryken TC
  • Start Page

  • S30
  • End Page

  • S35
  • Volume

  • 50
  • Issue

  • suppl_3