Roentgenographic evaluation of cervical spine trauma.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

A practical approach to the roentgenographic assessment of a patient suspected of having a cervical spine injury is described. Once positioned, the patient is not moved until substantial bony injury has been excluded. The major roentgenographic signs with differential diagnosis are briefly discussed using some illustrative roentgenograms.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Charlton, OP; Gehweiler, JA; Martinez, S

Published Date

  • September 7, 1979

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 242 / 10

Start / End Page

  • 1073 - 1075

PubMed ID

  • 470051

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0098-7484


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States