Severe head trauma: Pathophysiology and management

J. F. Butterworth, D. S. DeWitt

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Abstract

Acute traumatic brain injury is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality. Intensive management is aimed at early evacuation of intracranial mass lesions, control of intracranial hypertension, and prevention of medical complications.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)807-820
Number of pages14
JournalCritical Care Clinics
Volume5
Issue number4
StatePublished - Jan 1 1989
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine

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