The value of postmortem computed tomography in paediatric natural cause of death: a Dutch observational study

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van Rijn, Rick R.; Beek, Erik J.; van de Putte, Elise M.; Teeuw, Arianne H.; Nikkels, Peter G. J.; Duijst, Wilma L. J. M.; Nievelstein, Rutger-Jan A.;
  • Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
  • Journal: Pediatric Radiology,volume 47,issue 11,pages1,514-1,522 (issn: 0301-0449, eissn: 1432-1998)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1007/s00247-017-3911-0, pmc: PMC5608837
  • Subject: Computed tomography | Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health | Sudden death | Original Article | Children | Postmortem | Cause of death | Journal Article | Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging | Autopsy

Background Postmortem CT is a relatively new field of interest within paediatric radiology. This paper focusses on its value in cases of unexpected natural death. Objective We report on an observational Dutch study regarding the value of postmortem CT in children with a... View more
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