Non-accidental trauma

Thomas Ray Sanchez, Angelo Don S Grasparil, Kevin Coulter

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


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
Number of pages18
ISBN (Print)9783642453816, 9783642453809
StatePublished - Jan 1 2015

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)
  • Nursing(all)


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