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ALLMedicine™ Blast Injuries Center

Research & Reviews  153 results

Resveratrol ameliorates thoracic blast exposure-induced inflammation, endoplasmic retic...
Injury Cong P, Wang T et. al.

Aug 30th, 2021 - Blast injuries include the various types of internal and external trauma caused by the impact force of high-speed blast waves with multiple mechanisms involved. Thoracic blast exposure could induce neurotrauma as well, but effective therapies are ...

Semi-Mechanistic Modeling of the Effects of Blast Overpressure Exposure on Cefazolin Ph...
The Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics; Selig DJ, Chin GC et. al.

Aug 27th, 2021 - Cefazolin is a first-line antibiotic to treat infection related to deployment-associated blast injuries. Prior literature demonstrated a 331% increase cefazolin liver area under the curve (AUC) in mice exposed to a survivable blast compared to con...

Hyperbaric oxygen adjuvant therapy in severe mangled extremities.
Injury Jirangkul P, Baisopon S et. al.

Jul 15th, 2021 - Mangled Extremity Severity Score (MESS) was first described more than 30 years ago by attempting to predict the need for empiric amputation. In severe traumatic crush and blast injuries, achieving satisfactory limb salvage may be difficult. Notabl...

CORR Insights®: How Common Are Civilian Blast Injuries in the National Trauma Databank,...
Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research; D Lack W

Feb 10th, 2021 - CORR Insights®: How Common Are Civilian Blast Injuries in the National Trauma Databank, and What Are the Most Common Mechanisms and Characteristics of Associated Injuries?|2021|D Lack W,|

How Common Are Civilian Blast Injuries in the National Trauma Databank, and What Are th...
Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research; Nunziato CA, Riley CJ et. al.

Jan 29th, 2021 - Recent military conflicts have produced substantial improvements in the care of service members who experience blast injuries. As conflicts draw down, it is important to preserve and improve skills gained in combat. It is unknown whether civilian ...

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News  17 results

Traumatic Brain Injury Federal Health Data Trends

Jul 21st, 2018 - Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is now recognized as a significant health issue that impacts both activeduty service members and veterans. Blast injuries sustained in operations in Iraq and Afghanistan have led to a rising incidence of TBI in the DoD.

Exploding e-cigs can cause grievous injuries
Pediatric News; Christopher Palmer

Feb 9th, 2018 - With the increasing use of e-cigarettes among adolescents, explosions involving these devices are a growing concern because they can cause serious injuries. One such incident, described by Elizabeth Ackley, MD, of the University of Colorado at Den.

Concussive Blast Mild TBI Symptoms May Worsen Over Time

May 5th, 2017 - Many military service members with concussive blast mild traumatic brain (mTBI) experience evolution, rather than resolution, of symptoms from 1 to 5 years, a new study suggests, and the process may be driven more by psychiatric symptoms than by c...

Protecting Sensory Health

May 5th, 2015 - Most service-related hearing and vision injuries are preventable, according to the leaders of the Hearing Center of Excellence (HCE) and Vision Center of Excellence (VCE). Since 2008, the centers have been jointly focused on improving sensory heal.

Ocular Injuries From Terrorism Often Catastrophic

Apr 9th, 2014 - TOKYO — Ocular trauma from warfare or terrorist attacks carries a high risk of devastating vision loss, according to retrospective review of ocular injuries from terrorist attacks. "Unusual clinical presentations and devastating visual outcomes ar...

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