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ALLMedicine™ Head Trauma Center

Research & Reviews  3,859 results

Assessing geriatric patients with head injury in the emergency department using the nov...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2020.11.027
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Travers B, Jones S et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Intracranial injury in elderly patients presenting with minor head trauma is often overlooked in the emergency department (ED). Our suburban community-based level II trauma hospital developed and implemented the level III trauma protocol (L3TP) in...

Evaluating abusive head trauma in children <5 years old: Risk factors and the importanc...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2020.10.019
Journal of Pediatric Surgery; Notrica DM, Kirsch L et. al.

Nov 22nd, 2020 - Abusive head trauma (AHT) is the leading cause traumatic death in children ≤5 years of age. AHT remains seriously under-surveilled, increasing the risk of subsequent injury and death. This study assesses the clinical and social risks associated wi...

Cranioplasty as the treatment for contralateral subdural effusion secondary to decompre...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0300060520966890
The Journal of International Medical Research; Wang H, Chen F et. al.

Nov 18th, 2020 - Subdural effusion (SDE) is a common complication secondary to decompressive craniectomy (DC). This current case report describes a patient with contralateral SDE with a typical clinical course. Initially, he made a good recovery following a head t...

Inpatient infusion treatments of headache in patients with chronic migraine and a repor...
https://doi.org/10.1212/01.wnl.0000720004.05590.1e
Neurology Riggins NY, Sawhney H et. al.

Nov 17th, 2020 - To evaluate if inpatient infusion treatments for patients with chronic migraine (CM) and history of head trauma and endocrine abnormalities can lead to headache improvement. Many patients with CM and history of head trauma have endocrine co-morbid...

Future Directions in Sports-Related Concussion Management.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.csm.2020.08.009
Clinics in Sports Medicine; Kerr H, Bakken B et. al.

Nov 14th, 2020 - This article focuses on 3 concepts that continue to be investigated in the search for the holy grail of concussion-a valid diagnostic test. Imaging advances are discussed with optimism that functional MRI and diffusion tensor imaging may be availa...

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Guidelines  17 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Head Trauma-Child.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2020.01.026
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Ryan ME et. al.

May 5th, 2020 - Head trauma is a frequent indication for cranial imaging in children. The majority of accidental pediatric head trauma is minor and sustained without intracranial injury. Well-validated pediatric-specific clinical decision guidelines should be use...

Essential tremor - Genetics Home Reference - NIH
https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/essential-tremor

Jul 15th, 2019 - Essential tremor is a movement disorder that causes involuntary, rhythmic shaking (tremor), especially in the hands. It is distinguished from tremor that results from other disorders or known causes, such as Parkinson disease or head trauma. Essen...

The Swedish shaken baby syndrome report and review: what does the latest knowledge tell us?
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/apa.14643
Acta Paediatrica; Cohen,M.

Dec 11th, 2018 - It is almost fifty years since Norman Guthkelch first introduced the hypothesis that the whiplash injury produced through shaking a baby causes subdural haematoma (SDH), retinal haemorrhages (RH) and encephalopathy, referred to as ‘the triad’ 1. T...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Tinnitus.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2017.08.052
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Kessler MM et. al.

Nov 5th, 2017 - Tinnitus is the perception of sound in the absence of an external source. It is a common symptom that can be related to hearing loss and other benign causes. However, tinnitus may be disabling and can be the only symptom in a patient with a centra...

2017 Infectious Diseases Society of America’s Clinical Practice Guidelines for Healthcare-As...
https://academic.oup.com/cid/article/64/6/e34/2996079
Allan R. Tunkel

Mar 14th, 2017 - Summarized below are recommendations for the evaluation, diagnosis, and management of healthcare-associated ventriculitis and meningitis, specifically addressing the approach to infections associated with cerebrospinal fluid shunts, cerebrospinal.

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Drugs  35 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  4,143 results

Assessing geriatric patients with head injury in the emergency department using the nov...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2020.11.027
The American Journal of Emergency Medicine; Travers B, Jones S et. al.

Nov 24th, 2020 - Intracranial injury in elderly patients presenting with minor head trauma is often overlooked in the emergency department (ED). Our suburban community-based level II trauma hospital developed and implemented the level III trauma protocol (L3TP) in...

Evaluating abusive head trauma in children <5 years old: Risk factors and the importanc...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2020.10.019
Journal of Pediatric Surgery; Notrica DM, Kirsch L et. al.

Nov 22nd, 2020 - Abusive head trauma (AHT) is the leading cause traumatic death in children ≤5 years of age. AHT remains seriously under-surveilled, increasing the risk of subsequent injury and death. This study assesses the clinical and social risks associated wi...

Cranioplasty as the treatment for contralateral subdural effusion secondary to decompre...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0300060520966890
The Journal of International Medical Research; Wang H, Chen F et. al.

Nov 18th, 2020 - Subdural effusion (SDE) is a common complication secondary to decompressive craniectomy (DC). This current case report describes a patient with contralateral SDE with a typical clinical course. Initially, he made a good recovery following a head t...

Inpatient infusion treatments of headache in patients with chronic migraine and a repor...
https://doi.org/10.1212/01.wnl.0000720004.05590.1e
Neurology Riggins NY, Sawhney H et. al.

Nov 17th, 2020 - To evaluate if inpatient infusion treatments for patients with chronic migraine (CM) and history of head trauma and endocrine abnormalities can lead to headache improvement. Many patients with CM and history of head trauma have endocrine co-morbid...

Future Directions in Sports-Related Concussion Management.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.csm.2020.08.009
Clinics in Sports Medicine; Kerr H, Bakken B et. al.

Nov 14th, 2020 - This article focuses on 3 concepts that continue to be investigated in the search for the holy grail of concussion-a valid diagnostic test. Imaging advances are discussed with optimism that functional MRI and diffusion tensor imaging may be availa...

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News  305 results

A 25-Year-Old Man With Diplopia and Loss of Body Control
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/867092_4

Sep 2nd, 2020 - INO can be unilateral or bilateral. The most common cause of unilateral INO in the elderly is stroke. In young patients with unilateral or more typically bilateral INO, multiple sclerosis (MS) is the most frequently implicated underlying cause, wi...

AAP adds specifics to policy on abusive head trauma
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/219604/injuries/aap-adds-specifics-policy-abusive-head-trauma?channel=39313
MDedge Pediatrics; Heidi Splete

Mar 25th, 2020 - Stay alert to subtle signs of abusive head trauma in children, the American Academy of Pediatrics said in an updated policy statement. Alona Siniehina/iStock/Getty Images Abusive head trauma (AHT) is fatal in approximately one-quarter of cases in.

Cranial CT Not Indicated for Most Children With Minor Head Trauma
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/921856

Nov 27th, 2019 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Most children presenting to the emergency department (ED) with minor blunt head trauma will not require cranial CT scanning, according to a new review. Among such children, "serious injuries requiring neurosurgery are u...

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Patient Education  11 results see all →