Vol. 40 (7-8) 2019 Neuroendocrinol Lett Vol 40 issue 7-8, 2019

Initial chest X-ray in multiple trauma patients: Still works!

  OBJECTIVE: Blunt thoracic aortic injury is life-threatening injury. High suspicion on this clinical condition can be made by initial chest X-ray on emergency department. The aim of study was to detect which other signs, except widened mediastinum, are specific for rupture of the thoracic aorta. METHODS: To th.....