[CT scans for concussion]

Eskesen V, Romner B
Record ID 32013000048
Original Title: Hjernerystelse: Observation eller CT-scanning – en kommenteret udenlandsk medicinsk teknologivurdering
Authors' recommendations: For about 75% of all patients with concussions in emergency-rooms a CT-scan of the head and a return to home just as safe as to hospitalized for observation. This is the conclusion in a report from the Danish National Board of Health based on a Swedish HTA-report from 2006.
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2008
English language abstract: There is no English language summary available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: Denmark
MeSH Terms
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
  • Brain Concussion
  • Neuroimaging
Organisation Name: Danish Centre for Evaluation and Health Technology Assessment
Contact Address: National Board of Health, PO Box 1881, Islands Brygge 67, DK-2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark. Tel: 45 72 22 74 48; Fax: 45 72 22 74 07/67
Contact Name: dacehta@sst.dk
Contact Email: dacehta@sst.dk
Copyright: Danish Centre for Evaluation and Health Technology Assessment (DACEHTA)
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