Pelvic ring injury I


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013.DP is a 43-year-old man who complains of right pelvic pain after being a restrained passenger in a motor vehicle accident. He is transferred to the emergency department via EMS. On presentation, he demonstrates a GCS of 15 and denies any loss of consciousness. On primary survey, his airway is patent, and he is hemodynamically stable. On secondary survey, he demonstrates some pain with manipulation of his pelvis on the right side. His secondary survey is otherwise negative.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Billow, DG; Olson, SA

Published Date

  • January 1, 2013

Book Title

  • Orthopedic Traumatology: An Evidence-Based Approach

Start / End Page

  • 185 - 194

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9781461435112

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/978-1-4614-3511-2_12

Citation Source

  • Scopus