Factors affecting the development of hypothalamus and pituitary lesions in fatal closed head injury: a prospective study.

@article{Chaturvedi2010FactorsAT,
  title={Factors affecting the development of hypothalamus and pituitary lesions in fatal closed head injury: a prospective study.},
  author={Dhruv K Chaturvedi and Ashish Suri and Manish Kumar Kasliwal and Ashok Mahapatra and Veer Singh Mehta and Viji Shridhar and Ajay Garg and Chitra Sarkar and T. D. Dogra and Rajvir Singh},
  journal={The Journal of trauma},
  year={2010},
  volume={69 2},
  pages={290-3}
}
OBJECTIVES To determine the factors affecting the development of pituitary and hypothalamic lesions after fatal closed head injury. MATERIALS Thirty-four patients with severe closed head injury succumbing to the effects of brain trauma before or during admission, whether managed conservatively or surgically, formed the study group. Clinical parameters… CONTINUE READING