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Pattern of reporting and practices for the management of traumatic brain injury: An overview of published literature from India
(Medknow publications, 2018-08)
Background: Published literature regarding the demographics and mechanism of injury for traumatic brain injury (TBI) in India has not been analyzed in an organized sample. Objectives: The objective of this systematic ...
Consensus statement from the International Consensus Meeting on the role of decompressive craniectomy in the management of traumatic brain injury
Background Two randomised trials assessing the effectiveness of decompressive craniectomy (DC) following traumatic brain injury (TBI) were published in recent years: DECRA in 2011 and RESCUEicp in 2016. As the results ...
Geographical disparity and traumatic brain injury in America: Rural areas suffer poorer outcomes
Significant heterogeneity exists in traumatic brain injury (TBI) outcomes. In the United States, TBI remains a primary driver of injury‐related mortality and morbidity. Prior work has suggested that disparity exists in ...
Traumatic brain injury: global collaboration for a global challenge
(The Lancet Publishing Group, 2019-03-01)
A management algorithm for patients with intracranial pressure monitoring: the Seattle International Severe Traumatic Brain Injury Consensus Conference (SIBICC)
Abstract Background: Management algorithms for adult severe traumatic brain injury (sTBI) were omitted in later editions of the Brain Trauma Foundation’s sTBI Management Guidelines, as they were not evidence-based. Methods: ...
Estimating the global incidence of traumatic brain injury
(American Association of Neurological Surgeons, 2019-04)
OBJECTIVE Traumatic brain injury (TBI)—the “silent epidemic”—contributes to worldwide death and disability more than any other traumatic insult. Yet, TBI incidence and distribution across regions and socioeconomic divides ...