Early prognosis in traumatic brain injury: from prophecies to predictions

  title={Early prognosis in traumatic brain injury: from prophecies to predictions},
  author={Hester F. Lingsma and Bob Roozenbeek and Ewout Willem Steyerberg and Gordon D. Murray and Andrew I. R. Maas},
  journal={The Lancet Neurology},
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a heterogeneous condition that encompasses a broad spectrum of disorders. Outcome can be highly variable, particularly in more severely injured patients. Despite the association of many variables with outcome, prognostic predictions are notoriously difficult to make. Multivariable analysis has identified age, clinical severity, CT abnormalities, systemic insults (hypoxia and hypotension), and laboratory variables as relevant factors to include in models to… CONTINUE READING
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