Table 4

 Management of patients 12–16 years of age (n = 1561)

Skull radiographCT scanHospital admission
Actual management, % (SE)27.9% (1.1%)1.2% (0.28%)5.3% (0.57%)
n = 436n = 19n = 83
Royal College of Surgeons guidelines, % (SE)56.7% (1.3%)1.6% (0.3%)7.8% (0.68%)
n = 885n = 25n = 122
NICE guidelines, % (SE)0.2% (0.11%)10.7% (0.78%)1.9% (0.28%)
n = 3n = 167n = 19