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BACKGROUND Traumatic brain injury is a public health problem around the world, and recognition of systemic sources of secondary brain lesions is crucial to improve outcome. OBJECTIVE To identify the main predictors of mortality and to propose a grading scale to measure the risk of death. METHODS This retrospective study was based on medical records of(More)
INTRODUCTION Nonsynostotic posterior plagiocephaly has become the most common skull deformation since pediatricians have suggested the supine position for the newborns to reduce the risk of sudden death. Prevention of such a "positional" deformation or its management once it has occurred is mainly based on physical maneuvers such as physiotherapy and active(More)
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