Current surgical opinion of computed tomography for acute appendicitis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Appendicitis
  • Attitude of Health Personnel
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed

abstract

  • Practicing surgeons are skeptical of the role of CTA for diagnosis of AA. Incorporation of CTA into practice is not widespread, perhaps because CTA by protocol is unavailable to most surgeons and because it is often obtained in the absence of surgical consultation.

publication date

  • September 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1089/sur.2004.5.243

PubMed ID

  • 15684795

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 243

end page

  • 52

volume

  • 5

number

  • 3