Capturing elusive foreign bodies with ultrasound

Lisa D Mills, Christy Butts

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4 Scopus citations


Embedded objects that are invisible on x-rays can waste physicians' precious time and upset patients. The authors describe the evidence favoring sonography as a superior technology for this purpose and a skill that urgent care physicians can quickly learn.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalEmergency Medicine
Issue number6
StatePublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Emergency Medicine


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