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BET 1: Ruling out cerebellar infarct in the emergency department with CT scan
  1. Maggie Vincent1,
  2. Devon Stride1
  1. 1 Emergency Medicine Residents, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada


A short-cut review of the available medical literature was carried out to establish whether CT scanning can rule out cerebellar infarction. After abstract review, two papers were found to answer this clinical question using the detailed search strategy. The author, date and country of publication, patient group studied, study type, relevant outcomes, results and study weaknesses of these papers are tabulated. It is concluded that there is insufficient evidence to draw a conclusion.

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