Do we need to rescan trauma re-triage patients?

A recent study presented at EAST suggests that there is a benefit to rescanning patients transferred to Level I trauma centers. This retrospective study found that new injuries were identified in 76% of patients who were transferred from a nontertiary trauma center.

http://www.mdedge.com/acssurgerynews/article/129747/trauma/tertiary-center-repeat-ct-scans-find-additional-trauma-injuries?channel=308

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