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Traumatic aortic injury

Traumatic aortic injury (TAI) is most often caused by blunt trauma (referred to as BTAI) and is best described in terms of injury location, type and severity:

See traumatic aortic injury in the exam.

Article information

rID: 55856
System: Vascular
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Blunt traumatic aortic injury
  • TAI
  • BTAI

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