Bladder rupture after blunt trauma: guidelines for diagnostic imaging

A. F. Morey, A. J. Iverson, A. Swan, W. J. Harmon, S. S. Spore, S. Bhayani, S. B. Brandes

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Abstract

The purpose of this study was to establish guidelines for diagnostic imaging for bladder rupture in the blunt trauma victim with multiple injuries, in whom the delay caused by unnecessary testing can hamper the trauma surgeon and threaten outcome.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)683-686
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Trauma
Volume51
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 2001

Keywords

  • Radiography
  • Trauma
  • Urinary tract

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine

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    Morey, A. F., Iverson, A. J., Swan, A., Harmon, W. J., Spore, S. S., Bhayani, S., & Brandes, S. B. (2001). Bladder rupture after blunt trauma: guidelines for diagnostic imaging. Journal of Trauma, 51(4), 683-686. https://doi.org/10.1097/00005373-200110000-00010