Cervical spine clearance in obtunded patients after blunt traumatic injury: a systematic review.

Obtunded blunt trauma patients with a normal narrow-slice cervical spine CTs interpreted by consultant radiologists can, and should, be taken out of their cervical collars/head blocks/blanket rolls without MRI.


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