J F Cochard

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ISS is the most widely used anatomic trauma severity index. This scale uses clinical judgement. It is therefore a subjective method, the validity of which is somewhat questionable. The aim of this study was to compare the clinical index ISS with a new non-specific score; the "simplified acute physiology score" (SAPS). Five-hundred trauma patients were(More)
Two cases of acute post-traumatic renal failure in severely head injured patients are reported. An increase in intracranial pressure (ICP) was shown up by continuous monitoring during haemodialysis: it was more important during conventional haemodialysis than during continuous arteriovenous haemofiltration. Although this effect is well known experimentally,(More)
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