[Diagnosis and surgical treatment of craniocerebral trauma within the scope of polytrauma management].

@article{Zink1991DiagnosisAS,
  title={[Diagnosis and surgical treatment of craniocerebral trauma within the scope of polytrauma management].},
  author={Peter Zink and Madjid Samii},
  journal={Der Unfallchirurg},
  year={1991},
  volume={94 3},
  pages={122-8}
}
Head trauma of different degrees is present in about two-thirds of multiple trauma patients admitted to hospital. As the primary brain damage is irreversible, our objective should be the recognition and specific treatment of both early and late complications. Stabilization of cardiorespiratory parameters must first be achieved. Secondly, only the diagnosis and treatment of life-threatening hemorrhages is of greater importance than the diagnostic and therapeutic measures undertaken by the… CONTINUE READING