The duality of the inflammatory response to traumatic brain injury

@article{Lenzlinger2001TheDO,
  title={The duality of the inflammatory response to traumatic brain injury},
  author={Philipp M. Lenzlinger and Maria-Cristina Morganti-Kossmann and Helmut L. Laurer and T K Mcintosh},
  journal={Molecular Neurobiology},
  year={2001},
  volume={24},
  pages={169-181}
}
One and a half to two million people sustain a traumatic brain injury (TBI) in the US each year, of which approx 70,000–90,000 will suffer from long-term disability with dramatic impacts on their own and their families’ lives and enormous socio-economic costs. Brain damage following traumatic injury is a result of direct (immediate mechanical disruption of brain tissue, or primary injury) and indirect (secondary or delayed) mechanisms. These secondary mechanisms involve the initiation of an… CONTINUE READING
Highly Influential
This paper has highly influenced 14 other papers. REVIEW HIGHLY INFLUENTIAL CITATIONS

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 151 extracted citations

Severe traumatic head injury affects systemic cytokine expression.

Journal of the American College of Surgeons • 2012
View 4 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 112 references

Characterisation of brain edema following "controlled cortical impact injury" in rats.

Acta neurochirurgica. Supplement • 1997
View 8 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

NFkappaB in neuronal plasticity and neurodegenerative disorders

M P.Mattson, S. Camandola
J. Clin. Invest • 2001
View 1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…