Trauma of the Chest and Abdomen
1. Evaluate for commonly overlooked but important chest and abdomen injuries.
2. Describe what to do if there is no CT available and you suspect an intraabdominal or intrathoracic injury.
3. Differentiate when pelvis x-ray and digital rectal exam are needed.
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Donald Jeanmonod, MD, FACEP, Director of Emergency Ultrasound, Department of Emergency Medicine, St. Luke’s University Health Network, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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