Ultrasound versus computed tomography scan findings in pediatric blunt abdominal traumas


Sultanoglu H., Basaran A., Hekimoglu A., Arslan E. D. , ÖZKAN S.

FRONTIERS IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE, vol.6, no.3, 2022 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.18502/fem.v6i3.9393
  • Journal Name: FRONTIERS IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, Scopus
  • Keywords: Abdominal Injuries, Computed Tomography, Non-penetrating Wounds, Pediatrics, Ultrasonography, FOCUSED ASSESSMENT, CHILDREN, SONOGRAPHY, ULTRASONOGRAPHY, FLUID, EMERGENCY, INJURY

Abstract

Objective: We aimed to evaluate the performance of ultrasonography (US) versus computed tomography (CT) scan in detecting intra-abdominal injury among pediatric patients with blunt abdominal trauma.