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Table 2 Occult injuries detected on CT by body region(s)

From: Cross-sectional imaging of the torso reveals occult injuries in asymptomatic blunt trauma patients

Asymptomatic body regionNumber of patientsCorresponding CTNumber of positive CT
Chest1571 (68%)829 (54%)127 (15%)
Abdomen1903 (83%)1067 (56%)174 (16%)
C/A/P1375 (60%)592 (43%)150 (25%)
  1. C/A/P Chest/abdomen/pelvis, CT Computed tomography