A review of the current management of severe traumatic brain injury

C. D. Winter, A. A. Adamines, P. M. Lewis, J. V. Rosenfeld

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Abstract

Traumatic brain injury accounts for up to half of trauma related fatalities. This review describes current management practices including pre-hospital care, surgical interventions and various treatment modalities for intracranial hypertension. The lack of class I evidence for the majority of interventions is highlighted.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)329-337
Number of pages9
JournalThe Surgeon
Volume3
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2005

Keywords

  • Review
  • Traumatic brain injury

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