From the case: Burst fracture

CT
Sagittal bone window
Modality: CT (bone window)

Used in the following articles:

  • Burst fracture - “ Burst fractures are a type of compression fracture related to high-energy axial loading spinal trauma that results in disruption of the posterior ...”
  • Spinal fractures - “ Spinal fractures are usually the result of significant trauma to a normally formed skeleton, or the result of trauma to a weakened spinal column. ...”
  • McAfee classification of thoracolumbar spinal fractures - “ McAfee classification of acute traumatic spinal injuries is based on the three column concept of the spine. CT is needed for accurate assessment. ...”
  • Magerl classification of thoracolumbar spinal fractures - “ The Magerl classification of thoracolumbar spinal fractures is based on the three column concept by Denis, and the McAfee classification. It relie...”

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