Edward R Melnick

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint CT overuse for mild traumatic brain injury
    Edward R Melnick
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 38:483-9. 2012

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Publications1

  1. ncbi request reprint CT overuse for mild traumatic brain injury
    Edward R Melnick
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 38:483-9. 2012
    ..Yet, CT use is growing rapidly, potentially exposing patients to unnecessary ionizing radiation risk and costs. A study was conducted to quantify the overuse of CT in MTBI on the basis of current guideline recommendations...