Pediatric NEXUS II Head CT Decision Instrument for Blunt Trauma

 
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Criteria
Result :
Pediatric NEXUS II Head CT Decision Instrument for Blunt Trauma : Low
CT not necessary (100% sensitive for findings requiring neurosurgical intervention)

References

  • Mower WR, Hoffman JR, Herbert M, et al. Developing a decision instrument to guide computed tomographic imaging of blunt head injury patients. J Trauma. 2005;59(4):954-9.
  • Oman JA, Cooper RJ, Holmes JF, et al. Performance of a decision rule to predict need for computed tomography among children with blunt head trauma. Pediatrics. 2006;117(2):e238-46.

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