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The role of cranial CT in the investigation of meningitis.

Nagra, Inderjeet and Wee, Bernard and Short, Jennifer and Banerjee, Arpan K (2011) The role of cranial CT in the investigation of meningitis. JRSM Short Reports, 2 (3). p. 20. ISSN 2042-5333.

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Abstract

More patients with meningitis are undergoing CT and the number of inappropriate requests are increasing. There are few abnormal CT scans presenting a contraindication for lumbar puncture and the majority of these patients usually have clinical signs to suggest raised intracranial pressure.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WC Communicabable diseases
WN Medical imaging. Radiology
Divisions: Clinical Support > Infectious Diseases
Clinical Support > Radiology
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Depositing User: Mrs Caroline Tranter
Date Deposited: 13 May 2013 14:46
Last Modified: 13 May 2013 14:46
URI: http://www.repository.heartofengland.nhs.uk/id/eprint/67

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