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Indications and Overuse of Computed Tomography in Minor Head Trauma

Sanaz Zargar Balaye Jame 1 , Reza Majdzadeh 2 , 3 , Ali Akbari Sari 1 , 3 , * , Arash Rashidian 1 , 3 , Mohammad Arab 1 and Hojjat Rahmani 4
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1 Department of Health Management and Economics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Knowledge Utilization Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Department of Health Care Management, School of Applied Medical Sciences, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: May 5, 2014, 16 (5); e13067
  • Published Online: May 5, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 19, 2013
  • Revised: July 29, 2013
  • Accepted: August 19, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.13067

To Cite: Zargar Balaye Jame S, Majdzadeh R, Akbari Sari A, Rashidian A, Arab M, et al. Indications and Overuse of Computed Tomography in Minor Head Trauma, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2014 ; 16(5):e13067. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.13067.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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