Aggressive therapy after traumatic brain injury, for instance surgical decompression of the skull, is effective in reducing intracranial pressure. However in a randomized trial it has failed to improve outcome. Careful identification of patients, with recoverable brain, and early intervention is necessary.

When is aggressive therapy required? : traumatic brain injury / N. Stocchetti. ((Intervento presentato al 33. convegno ISICEM International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency tenutosi a Bruxelles nel 2014.

When is aggressive therapy required? : traumatic brain injury

N. Stocchetti
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2014

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Aggressive therapy after traumatic brain injury, for instance surgical decompression of the skull, is effective in reducing intracranial pressure. However in a randomized trial it has failed to improve outcome. Careful identification of patients, with recoverable brain, and early intervention is necessary.
traumatic brain injury; intracranial pressure; craniectomy
Settore MED/41 - Anestesiologia
When is aggressive therapy required? : traumatic brain injury / N. Stocchetti. ((Intervento presentato al 33. convegno ISICEM International Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency tenutosi a Bruxelles nel 2014.
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