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Clinical Prediction Rule of Streck et al for Identifying Children at Very Low Risk for Blunt Intra-Abdominal Injury

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Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

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Streck et al reported a clinical prediction rule for identifying a pediatric patient who is at very low risk of intra-abdominal injury after blunt abdominal trauma. This can help to identify a patient who may not need an abdominal CT exam. The authors are from Medical University of South Carolina Children's Hospital in Charleston.

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