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Head injury: Triage, assessment, investigation and early management of head injury in children, young people and adults
This guideline covers the assessment and early management of head injury in children, young people and adults.
Added 5 years ago
This guideline provides recommendations on post-acute assessment for adults over 16 years of age with brain injuries and interventions for cognitive, communicative, emotional, behavioural and physical rehabilitation.
Added 6 years ago
This guideline makes recommendations on the early management (first 72 hours of care) of adults and children with head injury. It addresses the patient journey through: prehospital assessment; referral to hospital...
Added 9 years ago
Spreading depression (SD) is a transient wave of near-complete neuronal and glial depolarization associated with massive transmembrane ionic and water shifts. It is evolutionarily conserved in the central nervous systems of...
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Evaluation of the Use of Low-Dose 4-Factor Prothrombin Complex Concentrate in the Reversal of Direct Oral Anticoagulants in Bleeding Patients.
Objective: This study investigated the percentage of patients who achieved hemostasis with 4-factor prothrombin complex concentrate (4-factor PCC) 35 U/kg.
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The effectiveness of prehospital hypertonic saline for hypotensive trauma patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis
The optimal prehospital fluid for the treatment of hypotension is unknown. Hypertonic fluids may increase circulatory volume and mute the pro-inflammatory response of the body to injury and illness.
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