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Criteria of Hoffman et al for Cervical Spine Radiography in Blunt Trauma

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

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Hoffman et al determined criteria when cervical spine radiographs should be performed after blunt trauma. The goal was to reduce the number of unnecessary imaging studies. The study was done at UCLA in Los Angeles, California.

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