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Indications of the National Institute of Clinical Excellence (NICE) for Calling an Ambulance or Sending the Patient to the Emergency Department After Trauma to the Head and Neck

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Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

Following trauma to the head and neck a patient may need to be evaluated at an Emergency Department. The National Institute of Clinical Excellence (NICE) of the English National Health Service has developed criteria for when a patient should be transported by an ambulance or other means to the Emergency Department (ED).

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