Traumatic brain swelling studied by computerized tomography and densitometry

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Two-hundred and fifty-two computerized tomography (CT) scans of 107 patients with head injuries were analyzed. The most frequent consequence of trauma was a diffuse swelling of the brain in 91% of the cases. The severity of brain swelling and its course can be estimated by the compression of (or absence of) the intracranial cerebrospinal fluid space. These… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01741486

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@article{Rzsa1989TraumaticBS, title={Traumatic brain swelling studied by computerized tomography and densitometry}, author={L{\'a}szl{\'o} R{\'o}zsa and Ernst H. Grote and Patric Egan}, journal={Neurosurgical Review}, year={1989}, volume={12}, pages={133-140} }