Am J Emerg Med 2019 04 4;37(4):737-739. Epub 2019 Jan 4.
Department of Emergency Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, 1 Gustave L. Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, United States of America; Department of Emergency Medicine, Elmhurst Hospital Center, 79-01 Broadway, Elmhurst, NY 11373, United States of America. Electronic address:
Background: Despite rising rates of hanging injuries, few high-quality data and no national trauma guidelines are available to standardize the evaluation of these patients. We sought to identify the yield of imaging hanging patients at our institution.
Methods: This is a retrospective study at an urban Level I Trauma Center. Read More