Non-accidental trauma

Thomas Ray Sanchez, Angelo Don S Grasparil, Kevin Coulter

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Abstract

This chapter presents the different imaging diagnosis of non-accidental trauma, with particular emphasis on the skeletal survey. The different fracture patterns related to non-accidental trauma are then reviewed, including high-, moderate-, and low-specificity lesions. Fracture aging is also presented. Finally, mimics of non-accidental trauma are discussed, with more detailed presentation of osteogenesis imperfecta and rickets.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPediatric Orthopedic Imaging
PublisherSpringer Berlin Heidelberg
Pages591-608
Number of pages18
ISBN (Print)9783642453816, 9783642453809
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2015

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Nursing(all)

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