Traumatic brain injury in adults.

  title={Traumatic brain injury in adults.},
  author={Angelos G Kolias and Mathew R. Guilfoyle and A. N. Helmy and Judith Allanson and Peter J Hutchinson},
  journal={Practical neurology},
  volume={13 4},
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) remains a major public health problem. This review aims to present the principles upon which modern TBI management should be based. The early management phase aims to achieve haemodynamic stability, limit secondary insults (eg hypotension, hypoxia), obtain accurate neurological assessment and appropriately select patients for… CONTINUE READING