- Big vs. Small Data and the Generalizability of the Rate of CT Overuse in Minor Head InjuryEdward R Melnick
Department of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT
Acad Emerg Med . 2016..sup>3 Specifically, overuse on the order of 1/3 is well-established for CT in ED patients with minor head injury. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved...
- CT overuse for mild traumatic brain injuryEdward 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...