Ultrasound in ED for Children with Blunt Abdominal Trauma
Using ultrasound as part of the FAST assessment for children with blunt abdominal trauma does not appear to improve quality of care.
Reduction of Radiation Not Recommended for 18F-FDG-PET/MRI of Abdomen
Image quality may be affected if reduced doses in 18F-FDG-PET/MRI are used for abdominal examinations.
Image IQ: 45 y/o, Pain in Right Iliac Fossa
A 45-year-old male patient presented with pain in the right iliac fossa.
Paraumbilical Pain, Nausea, Vomiting
Case History: 35-year-old female presented with pain in the left paraumbilical region for two days, nausea and vomiting.
Ultrasound Differentiates Complicated, Uncomplicated Appendicitis
Appendiceal sonograms may help clinicians tell which patients have uncomplicated versus complicated appendicitis.
Effect of Algorithm on CT in Patients with Blunt Abdominopelvic Trauma
An algorithm’s effect on CT use in the emergency department.
CT Detects Some Colon Cancer Spread
CT may help detect some types of colon cancer spread, but not all.
Abdominal Pain with History of Brain Tumor
Case History: 45-year-old with history of brain tumor with complaints of abdominal pain.
History of Vomiting
Case History: Fifty-eight-year-old patient presented with history of vomiting.
45-year-old, History Abdominal Distension
Case History: A 45-year-old patient presented with history of abdominal distension.
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