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Whole-body CT in trauma patients

Report by: Scott Tan Man Chun, Undergraduate, Mb ChB Programme

Search checked by: Giles Cattermole, Assistant Professor

Institution: The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Clinical scenario

A multisystem trauma victim arrives in the emergency department and the trauma team is activated. After initial resuscitation, you wonder if non-selective whole-body CT scanning would benefit this …

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