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Cervical spine injuries to children under 11: should we use radiography more selectively in their initial assessment?
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    Radiology in Paediatric Cervical Spine Injury

    Dear Editor

    I read with interest Smart et al's letter [1] regarding the assessment of paediatric cervical spine injuries.

    It would certainly appear that many children in their cohort were Xrayed unnecessarily according to current guidelines. However, I would hope that the practice in their institution has changed dramatically in the 6 years since the group attended.

    Current guidelines on sel...

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