A Multicenter, Randomized Controlled Trial of Immediate Total-Body CT Scanning in Trauma Patients (REACT-2)

Joanne C Sierink; Teun Peter Saltzherr; Ludo FM Beenen; Jan SK Luitse; Markus W Hollmann; Johannes B Reitsma; Michael JR Edwards; Joachim Hohmann; Benn JA Beuker; Peter Patka; James W Suliburk; Marcel G W Dijkgraaf; J Carel Goslings


BMC Emerg Med. 2012;12(4) 

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The REACT-2 trial is an international multicenter randomized clinical trial https://ClinicalTrials.gov/NCT01523626 to compare immediate total-body CT scanning during the primary survey of severely injured trauma patients with conventional imaging strategies supplemented by selective CT scanning.


The REACT-2 inclusion has started in April 2011. Results are expected in mid 2014.