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C-Spine Plain Films 
Mike Rissing 
Associate Student of Clinical 
Medicine  
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C-Spine Plain Films 
Mike Rissing 
Associate Student of Clinical 
Medicine  
Outline 
?Epidemiology 
?Indications for C-spine imaging 
?Modalities 
? Interpretation 
?Types of fractures 
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C-Spine Plain Films 
Mike Rissing 
Associate Student of Clinical 
Medicine  
Outline 
?Epidemiology 
?Indications for C-spine imaging 
?Modalities 
? Interpretation 
?Types of fractures 
Epidemiology 
?7000-10000 c-spine injuries treated each 
year 
?Additional 5000 die at the scene 
?Mean age is 30.7, Mode is 19 
?82% males 
?50% MVC, 25% Falls, 10% Sports 
 
 
* www.med-ed.virginia.edu/courses/rad/cspine/index.html 
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C-Spine Plain Films 
Mike Rissing 
Associate Student of Clinical 
Medicine  
Outline 
?Epidemiology 
?Indications for C-spine imaging 
?Modalities 
? Interpretation 
?Types of fractures 
Epidemiology 
?7000-10000 c-spine injuries treated each 
year 
?Additional 5000 die at the scene 
?Mean age is 30.7, Mode is 19 
?82% males 
?50% MVC, 25% Falls, 10% Sports 
 
 
* www.med-ed.virginia.edu/courses/rad/cspine/index.html 
Indications for C-spine Films 
?Tenderness 
?Neurologic defecit 
?Forceful Mechanism of injury 
?Distracting injury 
?Altered sensorium 
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C-Spine Plain Films 
Mike Rissing 
Associate Student of Clinical 
Medicine  
Outline 
?Epidemiology 
?Indications for C-spine imaging 
?Modalities 
? Interpretation 
?Types of fractures 
Epidemiology 
?7000-10000 c-spine injuries treated each 
year 
?Additional 5000 die at the scene 
?Mean age is 30.7, Mode is 19 
?82% males 
?50% MVC, 25% Falls, 10% Sports 
 
 
* www.med-ed.virginia.edu/courses/rad/cspine/index.html 
Indications for C-spine Films 
?Tenderness 
?Neurologic defecit 
?Forceful Mechanism of injury 
?Distracting injury 
?Altered sensorium 
Modalities 
?Plain films – Lateral, AP, and Odontoid 
 
?CT 
 
?MRI 
 
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