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Neuro head trauma spinal ICP
Nursing review flash cards covering the Nervous system, PVD and AAA
How do linear skull fractures appear on an x-ray?
As thin lines
When do you treat linear skull fractures?
Only if there is brain damange
What are the classic signs of skull fractures?
Raccoon eyes (periorbital bruising) and Battle's sign (bruising behind the ears/over the mastoid process)