Early management of head injury.

  • G. Cunitz
  • Published 1997 in Acta anaesthesiologica Scandinavica. Supplementum


Patients with head injury need effective help. The restoration of disturbed ventilation and an impaired general circulation is important. Concomitant injuries, which occur in about 40% of cases, should be recognized. Priority must be given to treating large lesions of vital organs. Hypoxia and hypotension should be avoided because they produce secondary… (More)


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@article{Cunitz1997EarlyMO, title={Early management of head injury.}, author={G. Cunitz}, journal={Acta anaesthesiologica Scandinavica. Supplementum}, year={1997}, volume={111}, pages={46-7} }