Critical care management of traumatic brain injury.

  title={Critical care management of traumatic brain injury.},
  author={David K. Menon and Ari Ercole},
  journal={Handbook of clinical neurology},
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a growing global problem, which is responsible for a substantial burden of disability and death, and which generates substantial healthcare costs. High-quality intensive care can save lives and improve the quality of outcome. TBI is extremely heterogeneous in terms of clinical presentation, pathophysiology, and outcome. Current approaches to the critical care management of TBI are not underpinned by high-quality evidence, and many of the current therapies in use… CONTINUE READING
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