Accession Number:

AD1101336

Title:

Different Perceptions Exist Between Providers and the General Population Regarding the Importance of Findings on Additional Imaging for Trauma Consults

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

59th Medical Wing San Antonio United States

Report Date:

2020-01-16

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

With patients more likely to find injuries important, their opinion should be included in final decisions when weighing increased radiation exposure vs the chance of missed injuries, especially when multiple options are reasonable.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE