Radiology in trauma cases : an obligatory investigation (Afrikaans)
CITATION: Muller, C. J. B. 1976. Radiologie in troumadiens : 'n verpligte ondersoek. South African Medical Journal, 50(17):671-674.
The original publication is available at http://www.samj.org.za
The radiology of trauma is of increasing importance in South Africa, where the treatment of victims of motor accidents forms a major part of emergency medical practice. All practitioners should be aware of the medical and legal obligations that they have to fulfil in this investigation, which nowadays is regarded as part of clinical medicine. The most important principles in the radiology of trauma are briefly discussed.