Coma, Post-Head Injury

Known as: Coma, Post-Head Injury [Disease/Finding], Post-Traumatic Coma, Post-Trauma Comas 
Prolonged unconsciousness from which the individual cannot be aroused, associated with traumatic injuries to the BRAIN. This may be defined as… (More)
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1963-2017
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECT Cerebral ischemia is the leading cause of preventable death in cases of major trauma with severe traumatic brain injury… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE The management of malignant posttraumatic cerebral edema remains a frustrating endeavor for the neurosurgeon and the… (More)
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1996
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1996
The investigators undertook a retrospective analysis of ventriculostomy infections to evaluate their relationship to monitoring… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
As triage and resuscitation protocols evolve, it is critical to determine the major extracranial variables influencing outcome in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The outcome from severe head injury (GCS < or = 8 mmHg) was prospectively studied in patients from the Traumatic Coma Data Bank… (More)
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1992
1992
The outcome at discharge, 6 months, and 1 year after they had sustained severe head injuries was investigated in children (0-15… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
In order to define the role of intracranial and extracranial complications in determining outcome from severe head injury, 734… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
In this study, data were prospectively collected from 753 patients (111 children and 642 adults) with severe head injury and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
In this prospective multicenter study, the authors have examined data derived from the initial computerized tomography (CT) scans… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
This paper describes the pilot phase of the National Traumatic Coma Data Bank, a cooperative effort of six clinical head-injury… (More)
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