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Electrolyte And Acid Base Disturbances In Patients With Severe Closed Traumatic Brain Injury

  title={Electrolyte And Acid Base Disturbances In Patients With Severe Closed Traumatic Brain Injury},
  author={Mahmoud Mostafa Taha and Mohamed Gouda Ammar},
  journal={The Internet Journal of Neurosurgery},
Aim: The aim of this study was to evaluate the alteration of serum electrolytes and arterial blood gases as a secondary insult in patients with severe closed traumatic brain injury and to estimate its impact on patients' outcome. Materials and Methods: 80 patients with severe closed traumatic brain injury were admitted to neurosurgical intensive care unit between November 2013 and November 2014. All patients were treated conservatively without surgical intervention. Data collected include… 

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