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The accuracy of abdominal ultrasound in paediatric trauma
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    Dear Editor,

    I would like to comment on the excellent article on use of abdominal ultrasonography in paediatric trauma. Much as I concur with the authors on the use of routine sonography and computed tomography,in the third world where I practise, clinical decisions have to be made in a different way - do we operate on this child or not? Hence, the greater reliance on clinical signs and 24hr expectant observation - wi...

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