About the Authors

Salomone Di Saverio

salo75@inwind.it

Affiliation Departments of Emergency and Surgery, Emergency Surgery and Trauma Surgery Unit, Trauma Center, Maggiore Hospital–Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy

Gregorio Tugnoli

Affiliation Departments of Emergency and Surgery, Emergency Surgery and Trauma Surgery Unit, Trauma Center, Maggiore Hospital–Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy

Paolo Emilio Orlandi

Affiliation Department of Radiology, Maggiore Hospital–Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy

Marco Casali

Affiliation Departments of Emergency and Surgery, Emergency Surgery and Trauma Surgery Unit, Trauma Center, Maggiore Hospital–Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy

Fausto Catena

Affiliation Department of Emergency and Transplant Surgery, S. Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy

Andrea Biscardi

Affiliation Departments of Emergency and Surgery, Emergency Surgery and Trauma Surgery Unit, Trauma Center, Maggiore Hospital–Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy

Omeshnie Pillay

Affiliation Addington Hospital, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Franco Baldoni

Affiliation Departments of Emergency and Surgery, Emergency Surgery and Trauma Surgery Unit, Trauma Center, Maggiore Hospital–Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: SDS GT PEO MC FC AB OP FB. Clinical management of the patient: SDS GT PEO MC AB. Wrote the first draft of the paper: SDS. Contributed to the writing of the paper: SDS GT PEO FC AB OP FB. Reviewed and approved the final version of the manuscript: MC.