Trauma and Emergency Radiology

The Trauma and Emergency Radiology Section serves patients at the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center and University of Maryland Medical Center Emergency Department. Specializing in diagnostic imaging for patients experiencing acute traumatic and non-traumatic medical emergencies, including severe multi-system trauma, radiologists work with both medical and surgical specialists to provide comprehensive patient evaluation.

Patient Conditions

  • Trauma
  • Non-traumatic surgical and medical emergencies
  • Complex soft tissue infections
  • Shock and sepsis

Comprehensive Evaluations

  • X-ray
  • Computed tomography (CT)
  • CT Angiography
  • MRI

Research Activities

  • CT applications of imaging in blunt and penetrating trauma
  • MRI applications in the trauma patient
  • CT angiography of vascular injuries
  • Imaging work-flow in the emergency department

Services to Physicians

  • Consultation on complicated cases
  • Second opinions
  • Evaluation of patient conditions

For more information call the University Physicians Consultation and Referral Service at 1-800- 492-5538 (patients) or 1-800-373-4111 (physicians) or call the division directly at 410-328-9254 or 410-328-8843.