Evidence-Based Medicine Approach to Abdominal Pain.

Book Section

The chief complaint of abdominal pain accounts for 5% to 10% of all presentations in the emergency department. With such broad differential and diagnostic modalities available, this article focuses on a systematic approach to evaluating abdominal pain, essential to providing patients with efficient and accurate care.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Natesan, S; Lee, J; Volkamer, H; Thoureen, T

Published Date

  • May 2016

Volume / Issue

  • 34 /

Start / End Page

  • 165 - 190

PubMed ID

  • 27133239

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.emc.2015.12.008