BCVI - What does BCVI stand for? The Free Dictionary
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5) In the current case, the patient did not present to the ED with significant risk factors for BCVI, and the CAD was not detected until she displayed signs of cerebrovascular injury approximately 24 hours after the motor vehicle accident.
18,11) In our patient's case, the only indication for further imaging to rule out BCVI was multiple non-displaced rib fractures.
In terms of BCVI
grading, 6 of the 11 patients sustained grade IV injuries, which is associated with a 44% risk of stroke and a 22% risk of mortality.