Serum adhesion molecules, outcome and neuro-psychological function in acute traumatic brain injury patients.

@article{Wang2013SerumAM,
  title={Serum adhesion molecules, outcome and neuro-psychological function in acute traumatic brain injury patients.},
  author={Hung-Chen Wang and Pei-Ming Wang and Y. Lin and A. Kwan and Wei-Che Lin and Nai-Wen Tsai and Ben-Chung Cheng and Wen-Neng Chang and Ben Yu-Jih Su and C T Kung and Cheng-Hsien Lu},
  journal={Clinica chimica acta; international journal of clinical chemistry},
  year={2013},
  volume={423},
  pages={122-9}
}
BACKGROUND Serum concentrations of adhesion molecules may be associated with secondary brain injury after acute traumatic brain injury (TBI). METHODS Blood samples of 68 patients admitted within 24h after TBI were obtained on admission and on Days 4 and 7 after TBI. Patients received neuro-psychological testing on discharge and at 3 months after TBI… CONTINUE READING