Pathophysiology Associated with Traumatic Brain Injury: Current Treatments and Potential Novel Therapeutics

Abstract

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is one of the leading causes of death of young people in the developed world. In the United States alone, 1.7 million traumatic events occur annually accounting for 50,000 deaths. The etiology of TBI includes traffic accidents, falls, gunshot wounds, sports, and combat-related events. TBI severity ranges from mild to severe. TBI… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10571-016-0400-1

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