Capturing elusive foreign bodies with ultrasound

Lisa D Mills, Christy Butts

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Abstract

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
Volume41
Issue number6
StatePublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes

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Foreign Bodies
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Capturing elusive foreign bodies with ultrasound. / Mills, Lisa D; Butts, Christy.

In: Emergency Medicine, Vol. 41, No. 6, 2009.

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