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ALLMedicine™ Head Trauma Center

Research & Reviews  3,809 results

Does implementation of the PECARN rules for minor head trauma improve patient-centered ...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12887-020-02328-x
BMC Pediatrics; Sawaya RD, Wakil C et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - Managing children with minor head trauma remains challenging for physicians who evaluate for the need for computed tomography (CT) imaging for clinically important traumatic brain injury (ciTBI) identification. The Pediatric Emergency Care Applied...

Skull fractures in abusive head trauma: a single centre experience and review of the li...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00381-020-04870-6
Child's Nervous System : ChNS : Official Journal of the International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery; Sidpra J, Jeelani NUO et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - The authors provide a comprehensive framework with which to approach paediatric calvarial injury sustained as a result of suspected abusive head trauma (AHT). This is achieved through the presentation of a case series set in the context of the uni...

Odontogenic Sinusitis-Associated Pott's Puffy Tumor: A Case Report and Literature Review.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0145561320952203
Ear, Nose, & Throat Journal; Min HJ, Kim KS

Sep 14th, 2020 - Pott's puffy tumor (PPT) is a nonneoplastic complication of acute frontal sinusitis characterized by subperiosteal abscess (SPOA) formation and osteomyelitis. Although various clinical conditions are associated with frontal SPOA, cases associated ...

Host Sex and Transplanted Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Phenotype Interact to Inf...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.brainres.2020.147120
Brain Research; Nieves MD, Furmanski O et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a substantial cause of disability and death worldwide. Primary head trauma triggers chronic secondary injury mechanisms in the brain that are a focus of therapeutic efforts to treat TBI. Currently, there is no succe...

Embolism of Cerebral Tissue to the Lung After Head Trauma: A Case Report.
https://doi.org/10.1097/PAF.0000000000000612
The American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology; Bugra A, Das T

Sep 14th, 2020 - Embolism of cerebral tissue to pulmonary circulation is a rare entity. It can be occur because of penetrating or closed head trauma at any age or during difficult vaginal deliveries at any age. We present a case of cerebral tissue pulmonary emboli...

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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  3,949 results

Does implementation of the PECARN rules for minor head trauma improve patient-centered ...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12887-020-02328-x
BMC Pediatrics; Sawaya RD, Wakil C et. al.

Sep 18th, 2020 - Managing children with minor head trauma remains challenging for physicians who evaluate for the need for computed tomography (CT) imaging for clinically important traumatic brain injury (ciTBI) identification. The Pediatric Emergency Care Applied...

Skull fractures in abusive head trauma: a single centre experience and review of the li...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00381-020-04870-6
Child's Nervous System : ChNS : Official Journal of the International Society for Pediatric Neurosurgery; Sidpra J, Jeelani NUO et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - The authors provide a comprehensive framework with which to approach paediatric calvarial injury sustained as a result of suspected abusive head trauma (AHT). This is achieved through the presentation of a case series set in the context of the uni...

Odontogenic Sinusitis-Associated Pott's Puffy Tumor: A Case Report and Literature Review.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0145561320952203
Ear, Nose, & Throat Journal; Min HJ, Kim KS

Sep 14th, 2020 - Pott's puffy tumor (PPT) is a nonneoplastic complication of acute frontal sinusitis characterized by subperiosteal abscess (SPOA) formation and osteomyelitis. Although various clinical conditions are associated with frontal SPOA, cases associated ...

Host Sex and Transplanted Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Phenotype Interact to Inf...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.brainres.2020.147120
Brain Research; Nieves MD, Furmanski O et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a substantial cause of disability and death worldwide. Primary head trauma triggers chronic secondary injury mechanisms in the brain that are a focus of therapeutic efforts to treat TBI. Currently, there is no succe...

Embolism of Cerebral Tissue to the Lung After Head Trauma: A Case Report.
https://doi.org/10.1097/PAF.0000000000000612
The American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology; Bugra A, Das T

Sep 14th, 2020 - Embolism of cerebral tissue to pulmonary circulation is a rare entity. It can be occur because of penetrating or closed head trauma at any age or during difficult vaginal deliveries at any age. We present a case of cerebral tissue pulmonary emboli...

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News  161 results

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.

In brains of dead athletes, researchers seek clues to head trauma
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-science-brain-injury-research/in-brains-of-dead-athletes-researchers-seek-clues-to-head-trauma-idUSKBN20E2F6

Feb 21st, 2020 - BOSTON (Reuters) - Dr. Ann McKee of Boston University studies the brains of deceased football players at the world’s largest brain bank, hoping to learn about the long-term impact of repeated head traumas for people ranging from professional athle...

Blood test may reveal brain injury
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/207148/traumatic-brain-injury/blood-test-may-reveal-brain-injury?channel=27970
Jake Remaly

Aug 27th, 2019 - In trauma patients with normal mental status, two blood biomarkers incrementally increase across three injury types, according to a study of more than 700 adult and pediatric patients. Levels of glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP) and ubiquitin.

Researchers examine potential causes of dementia in CTE
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/article/205969/alzheimers-cognition/researchers-examine-potential-causes-dementia-cte?channel=27970
Erik Greb

Aug 6th, 2019 - In patients with chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), dementia likely results from neuropathologic changes associated with repetitive head impact (e. g.

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...

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Patient Education  11 results see all →