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How reliable and safe is full-body low-dose radiography (LODOX Statscan) in detecting foreign bodies ingested by adults?

Published inEmergency Medicine Journal, vol. 30, no. 7, p. 559-564
Publication date2013
Abstract

Foreign body ingestion is common and potentially lethal. This study evaluates the use of low-dose Statscans (LODOX) in emergency departments.

Keywords
  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Cross-Sectional Studies
  • Deglutition
  • Female
  • Foreign Bodies/diagnostic imaging
  • Humans
  • Image Processing
  • Computer-Assisted
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Radiation Dosage
  • Radiographic Image Enhancement/methods/standards
  • Radiography
  • Thoracic/methods/standards
  • Reproducibility of Results
  • Sensitivity and Specificity
  • Trauma Centers
  • Whole Body Imaging/standards
  • Young Adult
Affiliation Not a UNIGE publication
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MANTOKOUDIS, Georgios et al. How reliable and safe is full-body low-dose radiography (LODOX Statscan) in detecting foreign bodies ingested by adults? In: Emergency Medicine Journal, 2013, vol. 30, n° 7, p. 559–564. doi: 10.1136/emermed-2011-200911
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