By Simon Morley, Nigel Raby, Laurence Berman, Gerald de Lacey
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- African magazine of Emergency medication , Jun 2015
"This e-book will offer crucial examining and help to A&E trainees, clinical scholars, radiology trainees, reporting radiographers and scientific nurse experts, all of whom will be confronted with trauma situations requiring exact prognosis and treatment."
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Extends anteriorly, separating the parietal bone from the temporal bone. The usual appearance is of a pair of lines (arrows) on the lateral projection (ie the left squamosal suture and the right squamosal suture). Invariably, the squamosal suture fades away as it passes anteriorly. 42 Paediatric skull—suspected NAI Lambdoid suture. As it nears the base of the skull (in the region of the mastoid bone) the suture appears to be complex. This seemingly tangled appearance is mainly caused by overlapping of the normal occipitomastoid sutures on the right and left sides.
In young children it is not pneumatised. ❏❏ In adults it contains air. The variable pneumatisation causes the radiographic appearance to differ widely between individuals. Variable appearance of the normal sphenoid sinus. Variation occurs in older children and adults because of individual differences in pneumatisation. 49 Adult skull Analysis: recognising a fracture In practice, the detection of a SXR abnormality is easy. There are really only three findings/abnormalities that indicate that a fracture is present—and one of these is very rare.
If the clinical suspicion remains that a foreign body has been inhaled then an emergency MRI28 or bronchoscopy is essential. An inhaled peanut in the right main bronchus. Inspiration film (left): the right lung is hypertransradiant (ie blacker) compared with the left. Following rapid expiration (right), air trapping on the right is now obvious. Mediastinal displacement to the left is evident. Note: food (including peanuts) will not be visible on a radiograph. 30 Particular paediatric points Child abuse: skeletal injuries31–34 The possibility of non-accidental injury (NAI) must be considered in all injured children presenting to the Emergency Department.