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Traumatic rupture of the stomach due to a seat belt.

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
Injury
0020-1383
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Volume
17
Issue
1
Pages
47–48
Identifiers
PMID: 3770887
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

A case of gastric rupture is described in a patient who was wearing a lap and diagonal inertia reel seat belt at the time of a head-on collision. The literature is reviewed and the mechanism of injury is discussed.

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