Serum S 100 B: a marker of brain damage in traumatic brain injury with and without multiple trauma.

@article{Pelinka2003SerumS1,
  title={Serum S 100 B: a marker of brain damage in traumatic brain injury with and without multiple trauma.},
  author={Linda E. Pelinka and Eva Toegel and Walter Mauritz and Heinz Redl},
  journal={Shock},
  year={2003},
  volume={19 3},
  pages={195-200}
}
This prospective clinical study was conducted to determine whether S 100 B is a reliable serum marker for traumatic brain injury (TBI) with and without multiple trauma. Fifty-five trauma patients (Injury Severity Score [ISS] > or = 24 and Glasgow Coma Score [GCS] < or = 8) were classified by radiography, computer tomography, ultrasound, and neurology as TBI without multiple trauma (n = 23), TBI with multiple trauma (n = 23), or multiple trauma without TBI (n = 9). S 100 B was measured initially… CONTINUE READING