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Table 7 Mortality in asymptomatic body region with and without CT

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

Body regionCorresponding CTNo corresponding CTp
Chest4 (0.3%)4 (0.3%)0.575
Abdomen2 (0.1%)7 (0.4%)0.043
Chest/abd/pelvis2 (0.1%)4 (0.3%)0.481
  1. Abd Abdomen, CT Computed tomography