Severe head trauma: Pathophysiology and management

J. F. Butterworth, Douglas 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 - 1989
Externally publishedYes

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Intracranial Hypertension
Craniocerebral Trauma
Brain Injuries
Morbidity
Mortality
Traumatic Brain Injury

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  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine

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Severe head trauma : Pathophysiology and management. / Butterworth, J. F.; Dewitt, Douglas.

In: Critical Care Clinics, Vol. 5, No. 4, 1989, p. 807-820.

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Butterworth, J. F. ; Dewitt, Douglas. / Severe head trauma : Pathophysiology and management. In: Critical Care Clinics. 1989 ; Vol. 5, No. 4. pp. 807-820.
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