Global hypoxia per se is an unusual cause of axonal injury

@article{Dolinak2000GlobalHP,
  title={Global hypoxia per se is an unusual cause of axonal injury},
  author={David Dolinak and Charles A. P. Smith and David I. Graham},
  journal={Acta Neuropathologica},
  year={2000},
  volume={100},
  pages={553-560}
}
Irreversible hypoxic brain damage and axonal injury are present in over 90% of fatal blunt head injuries. Given the frequency of each, difficulties arise as to whether or not they are due to different mechanisms and, as such, can be separately recognised and quantified. Recent literature has raised the possible role of hypoxia in the formation of axonal bulbs. The present study of 17 cases of cardio-respiratory arrest, 12 of status epilepticus, 3 of carbon monoxide poisoning and 12 controls was… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 13 extracted citations

Axonal damage: a key predictor of outcome in human CNS diseases.

Brain : a journal of neurology • 2003
View 7 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

Pathophysiology and the Monitoring Methods for Cardiac Arrest Associated Brain Injury

International journal of molecular sciences • 2017
View 1 Excerpt

Axonal Injury in Stroke: A Forensic Neuropathology Perspective.

The American journal of forensic medicine and pathology • 2015

MRI abnormality of the pulvinar in patients with status epilepticus.

Journal of neuroradiology. Journal de neuroradiologie • 2014

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 34 references

Pathology of brain damage after head injury

DI Graham, TA Gennarelli
2000

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…