Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 40, Issue 4, pp 493–498

Cervical spine injuries in pediatrics: are children small adults or not?

Review

Abstract

Diagnosis of cervical spine injuries is crucial whether in children or adults. It is necessary to understand the injuries unique to the developing spine. Equally important is an insight to similarities in injury patterns between adults and children.

Keywords

Pediatric Cervical spine injury Imaging 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.DeVos Children’s Hosp/Spectrum HealthGrand RapidsUSA
  2. 2.Advanced Radiology Services PCGrand RapidsUSA

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