Monique Brink

Summary

Affiliation: Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Criteria for the selective use of chest computed tomography in blunt trauma patients
    Monique Brink
    Department of Radiology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 20:818-28. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Added value of routine chest MDCT after blunt trauma: evaluation of additional findings and impact on patient management
    Monique Brink
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Internal number Huispost 667, Geert Groote plein 10, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:1591-8. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Arm raising at exposure-controlled multidetector trauma CT of thoracoabdominal region: higher image quality, lower radiation dose
    Monique Brink
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Radiology 249:661-70. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Observational research in trauma radiology: should patients be informed?
    Monique Brink
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Radiol 6:51-7. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Predictors of abnormal chest CT after blunt trauma: a critical appraisal of the literature
    M Brink
    Department of Radiology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Clin Radiol 64:272-83. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Routine versus selective multidetector-row computed tomography (MDCT) in blunt trauma patients: level of agreement on the influence of additional findings on management
    Jaap Deunk
    Department of Surgery and Trauma, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Trauma 67:1080-6. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Routine versus selective computed tomography of the abdomen, pelvis, and lumbar spine in blunt trauma: a prospective evaluation
    Jaap Deunk
    Department of Surgery and Trauma, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Trauma 66:1108-17. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Predictors for the selection of patients for abdominal CT after blunt trauma: a proposal for a diagnostic algorithm
    Jaap Deunk
    Department of Surgery and Trauma, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 251:512-20. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Is a pelvic fracture a predictor for thoracolumbar spine fractures after blunt trauma?
    Martin H Pouw
    Department of Surgery and Traumatology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Trauma 67:1027-32. 2009
  10. doi request reprint The clinical outcome of occult pulmonary contusion on multidetector-row computed tomography in blunt trauma patients
    Jaap Deunk
    Department of Surgery, Radboud University, Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Trauma 68:387-94. 2010

Collaborators

  • Digna R Kool
  • Raoul van Vugt
  • Hans Blickman
  • Jaap Deunk
  • Arie B van Vugt
  • Helena M Dekker
  • Johan G Blickman
  • Michael J Edwards
  • Martin H Pouw
  • Michael John Richard Edwards
  • Tielke C Poels
  • Michael J R Edwards
  • Cees van Kuijk

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Criteria for the selective use of chest computed tomography in blunt trauma patients
    Monique Brink
    Department of Radiology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur Radiol 20:818-28. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to derive parameters that predict which high-energy blunt trauma patients should undergo computed tomography (CT) for detection of chest injury...
  2. doi request reprint Added value of routine chest MDCT after blunt trauma: evaluation of additional findings and impact on patient management
    Monique Brink
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Internal number Huispost 667, Geert Groote plein 10, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:1591-8. 2008
    ..The objective of our study was to evaluate the added value of a low-threshold routine thoracic MDCT algorithm compared with a selective MDCT algorithm in adult blunt trauma patients...
  3. doi request reprint Arm raising at exposure-controlled multidetector trauma CT of thoracoabdominal region: higher image quality, lower radiation dose
    Monique Brink
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Radiology 249:661-70. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effect of arm position on image quality and effective radiation dose in an automatic exposure-controlled (AEC) multidetector thoracoabdominal computed tomography (CT) protocol in trauma patients...
  4. doi request reprint Observational research in trauma radiology: should patients be informed?
    Monique Brink
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Am Coll Radiol 6:51-7. 2009
    ..The authors consider whether requesting informed consent is appropriate in prospective observational studies in trauma radiology from practical and different ethical perspectives...
  5. doi request reprint Predictors of abnormal chest CT after blunt trauma: a critical appraisal of the literature
    M Brink
    Department of Radiology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
    Clin Radiol 64:272-83. 2009
    ..To identify and to evaluate predictors that determine whether chest computed tomography (CT) is likely to reveal relevant injuries in adult blunt trauma patients...
  6. doi request reprint Routine versus selective multidetector-row computed tomography (MDCT) in blunt trauma patients: level of agreement on the influence of additional findings on management
    Jaap Deunk
    Department of Surgery and Trauma, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Trauma 67:1080-6. 2009
    ..This study was performed to determine the agreement between and within surgeons concerning the influence on treatment plan of routine versus selective multidetector-row computed tomography (MDCT) findings in blunt trauma patients...
  7. doi request reprint Routine versus selective computed tomography of the abdomen, pelvis, and lumbar spine in blunt trauma: a prospective evaluation
    Jaap Deunk
    Department of Surgery and Trauma, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Trauma 66:1108-17. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the additional value of a routine CT algorithm as compared with a more restricted, selective CT algorithm...
  8. doi request reprint Predictors for the selection of patients for abdominal CT after blunt trauma: a proposal for a diagnostic algorithm
    Jaap Deunk
    Department of Surgery and Trauma, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Ann Surg 251:512-20. 2010
    ..To select parameters that can predict which patients should receive abdominal computed tomography (CT) after high-energy blunt trauma...
  9. doi request reprint Is a pelvic fracture a predictor for thoracolumbar spine fractures after blunt trauma?
    Martin H Pouw
    Department of Surgery and Traumatology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Trauma 67:1027-32. 2009
    ..Additionally, the sensitivity of conventional TL spine radiographs and pelvic radiographs (PXRs) is evaluated...
  10. doi request reprint The clinical outcome of occult pulmonary contusion on multidetector-row computed tomography in blunt trauma patients
    Jaap Deunk
    Department of Surgery, Radboud University, Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Trauma 68:387-94. 2010
    ..MDCT often detects pulmonary contusion that is not visualized by CR, defined as occult pulmonary contusion (OPC). The aim of this study was to investigate whether OPC on MDCT has implications for the outcome in blunt trauma patients...
  11. doi request reprint An evidence based blunt trauma protocol
    Raoul van Vugt
    Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma Surgery, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Emerg Med J 30:e23. 2013
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  12. ncbi request reprint The value of indicated computed tomography scan of the chest and abdomen in addition to the conventional radiologic work-up for blunt trauma patients
    Jaap Deunk
    Departments of Trauma Surgery, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Trauma 63:757-63. 2007
    ..However, still little is known about the diagnostic value and the therapeutic impact of indicated thoraco-abdominal CT scan when it is performed in addition to the complete conventional radiologic work-up for blunt trauma patients...