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Emerg Med J 20:61 doi:10.1136/emj.20.1.61
  • Best evidence topic reports

Towards evidence based emergency medicine: best BETs from the Manchester Royal Infirmary

  1. K Mackway-Jones
  1. Department of Emergency Medicine, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL, UK; kevin.mackway-jones@man.ac.uk

      Edited by K Mackway-Jones

      Best evidence topic reports (BETs) summarise the evidence pertaining to particular clinical questions. They are not systematic reviews, but rather contain the best (highest level) evidence that can be practically obtained by busy …


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      Among patients with minor TBI (GCS 13-15) getting CT scans ≥ 24 hours after injury, what proportion have a traumatic finding?

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      Related original article: PCT head imaging in patients with head injury who present after 24 h of injury: a retrospective cohort study

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