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ALLMedicine™ Head Trauma Center

Research & Reviews  2,062 results

Development of clinical phenotypes and biological profiles via proteomic analysis of tr...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s13054-022-04103-z
Critical Care (London, England); Tachino J, Matsumoto H et. al.

Aug 7th, 2022 - Trauma is a heterogeneous condition, and specific clinical phenotypes may identify target populations that could benefit from certain treatment strategies. In this retrospective study, we determined clinical phenotypes and identified new target po...

Neuropathology in chronic traumatic encephalopathy: a systematic review of comparative ...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s40478-022-01413-9
Acta Neuropathologica Communications; Murray HC, Osterman C et. al.

Aug 7th, 2022 - Chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) is a neurodegenerative disease associated with repetitive head trauma and is characterised by the perivascular accumulation of hyperphosphorylated tau (p-tau) in the depths of cortical sulci. CTE can only be ...

Geriatric Head Trauma Short Term Outcomes Project
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04044924

Aug 3rd, 2022 - This prospective observational study will examine the incidence of intracranial hemorrhage. The investigators will compare patients on anticoagulant and/or antiplatelet therapy with head trauma compared to patients not on these medications. While ...

New-onset contralateral delayed extradural haematoma in an operated case of extradural ...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2022-249536
BMJ Case Reports; Pannem R, Rekhapalli R et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2022 - Head trauma is still a leading cause of mortality in neurosurgical practice. Among various post-traumatic pathologies, extradural haematoma (EDH) is an acute condition that has good neurological outcomes if intervened promptly. New contralateral d...

Concussion severity and functional outcome using biomarkers in children and youth invol...
https://doi.org/10.1080/02699052.2022.2106383
Brain Injury; Papa L, Rosenthal K et. al.

Jul 30th, 2022 - This prospective multicenter study evaluated differences in concussion severity and functional outcome using glial and neuronal biomarkers glial Fibrillary Acidic (GFAP) and Ubiquitin C-terminal Hydrolase (UCH-L1) in children and youth involved in...

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Guidelines  6 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Head Trauma: 2021 Update.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2021.01.006
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Shih RY et. al.

May 8th, 2021 - Head trauma (ie, head injury) is a significant public health concern and is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality in children and young adults. Neuroimaging plays an important role in the management of head and brain injury, which can be sepa...

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 7th, 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...

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 6th, 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...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Suspected Physical Abuse-Child.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2017.01.036
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Wootton-Gorges SL et. al.

May 6th, 2017 - The youngest children, particularly in the first year of life, are the most vulnerable to physical abuse. Skeletal survey is the universal screening examination in children 24 months of age and younger. Fractures occur in over half of abused child...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria Head Trauma.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2016.02.023
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; Shetty VS, Reis MN et. al.

Jun 5th, 2016 - Neuroimaging plays an important role in the management of head trauma. Several guidelines have been published for identifying which patients can avoid neuroimaging. Noncontrast head CT is the most appropriate initial examination in patients with m...

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Drugs  27 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  181 results

Geriatric Head Trauma Short Term Outcomes Project
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04044924

Aug 3rd, 2022 - This prospective observational study will examine the incidence of intracranial hemorrhage. The investigators will compare patients on anticoagulant and/or antiplatelet therapy with head trauma compared to patients not on these medications. While ...

Anticoagulation Therapy Timing in Atrial Fibrillation After Acute and Chronic Subdural Hematoma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05472766

Jul 29th, 2022 - Subdural hematoma (SDH) is a common disorder that typically results from head trauma and has increased in prevalence in recent decades. Acute subdural hematomas (aSDH) are found in up to one-third of patients with severe traumatic brain injury and...

Embolization of Middle Meningeal Artery in Chronic Subdural Hematoma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04511572

Jul 20th, 2022 - Chronic subdural hematoma A chronic subdural hematoma (cSDH) is a bleeding of the bridging veins between the dura mater and the arachnoid. Subdural hematomas are one of the most common forms of hemorrhage affecting mostly elderly people. The estim...

Implementation of the Pittsburgh Infant Brain Injury Score
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05034718

Jul 13th, 2022 - Abusive head trauma is the leading cause of death due to physical abuse. Missing the diagnosis of abusive head trauma (AHT), particularly when it less severe is common and contributes to increased morbidity and mortality. Over the past 10 years, t...

Correlation of Formyl Peptide Receptor 1 With Sepsis-related Encephalopathy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05451537

Jul 11th, 2022 - Background The pathogenesis of sepsis-associated encephalopathy (SAE) is unclear, and there are no desired therapeutic methods. Formylpeptide receptor 1 (FPR1) is a cell membrane receptor that recruits leukocytes and mediates inflammatory response...

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News  305 results

A Technique for Measuring Brain Cell Injury in TBI 
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/977277

Jul 15th, 2022 - The study covered in this summary was published on medRxiv.org as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed. Key Takeaway An automated tractography pipeline with diffusion MRI tractography is helpful for identifying and quantifying traumatic a...

Vitamin K Antagonists and TBI: A Deadly Combination?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/976911

Jul 11th, 2022 - Patients with a traumatic brain injury (TBI) are significantly more likely to die or need acute neurosurgery in the month following the injury if they have a history of taking vitamin K antagonists (VKA), new research suggests. Preinjury use of di...

Counterintuitive Effect of Sparring on the Brains of Mixed Martial Arts Fighters
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/974698

May 26th, 2022 - Sparring among professional mixed martial arts (MMA) practitioners may have both positive and negative effects on the brain, early research suggests. Investigators found sparring, defined as strategically hitting opponents with kicks, punches, and...

Most Pandemic Peds Visits Managed With Telemedicine
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/972644

Apr 22nd, 2022 - Approximately two-thirds of pediatric acute care concerns managed in telemedicine visits required no additional visits or follow-up, based on data from more than 600 visits. The increase in use of telemedicine during the first year of the COVID-19...

Seizure After Sudden Headache in a 16-Year-Old Cyclist
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/753945

Mar 25th, 2022 - Editor's Note: The Case Challenge series includes difficult-to-diagnose conditions, some of which are not frequently encountered by most clinicians but are nonetheless important to accurately recognize. Test your diagnostic and treatment skills us...

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Patient Education  12 results see all →