Comparison of ultrasonography and radiography in diagnosis of rib fractures

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Elham Pishbin; Koorosh Ahmadi; Molood Foogardi; Maryam Salehi; Farrokh Seilanian Toosi; Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar;

Purpose: Rib fractures are the most common skeletal thoracic injuries resulting from blunt chest trauma. Half of the rib fractures are not detected upon a precise physical evaluation and radiographs. Recently ultrasonography (USG) has been investigated to detect rib fra... View more
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