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ALLMedicine™ Skull Fracture Center

Research & Reviews  321 results

Clinical risk factors associated with cerebrospinal fluid leak in facial trauma: A retr...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clineuro.2022.107276
Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery; Eisinger RS, Sorrentino ZA et. al.

May 9th, 2022 - Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leak occurs most commonly following skull fracture, with a CSF leakage complicating up to 2% of all head traumas. This study aims to identify demographic and injury characteristics correlated with the highest risk of CSF ...

Imaging in paediatric blast injuries: musculoskeletal injuries in the Syrian Civil War.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.crad.2022.03.017
Clinical Radiology; Korkmaz I, Çelikkaya ME et. al.

Apr 27th, 2022 - To examine the radiological images of children with musculoskeletal injuries and accompanying organ injuries caused by explosions to determine the differences and frequency of injury types and to emphasise the importance of radiology in war injuri...

Compound elevated skull fractures: a retrospective descriptive study.
https://doi.org/10.1080/02688697.2022.2063256
British Journal of Neurosurgery; Maharaj P, Enicker B

Apr 14th, 2022 - Traumatic skull fractures have been traditionally classified into those that involve the base or vault with distinct entities linear or depressed. Compound elevated skull fracture is a newer entity with scanty reports in the literature. To describ...

Risk Factor-Guided Early Discharge and Potential Resource Allocation Benefits in Patien...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2022.04.014
World Neurosurgery; Xu R, Nair SK et. al.

Apr 11th, 2022 - We sought to develop screening criteria predicting the lack of poor neurologic outcomes in patients presenting with traumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage (tSAH) and to evaluate their potential to improve resource allocation in these cases. We retrospe...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

Defining the Operating Characteristics of NIRS in the Diagnosis of Pediatric Traumatic Intracranial Hemorrhage
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03905031

Aug 4th, 2021 - Patients that present to Dayton Children's Hospital with a head CT order for suspected TBI will be approached for enrollment. An alert will notify study personnel as CT scans are ordered. The goal is to obtain NIRS data within four-hours before or...

VAGABOND: a Mnemonic to Aid in the Memory Retention of the Canadian CT Head Rule
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03565549

Mar 31st, 2020 - Introduction Minor head injury is a serious public health problem. It is defined as a history of loss of consciousness, amnesia, or disorientation and a Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) score of 13-15 [1]. Patients with minor head injury are frequently en...

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News  46 results

Concussion in Kids: Why Rest May Not Be Best
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951397

Jun 15th, 2021 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Christopher J. Chiu, MD: Welcome back to The Cribsiders on Medscape, where we do video recaps of our favorite Cribsiders episodes. On our pediatric medicine podcast, we interview leading experts in the ...

Beanbag Rounds, While Nonlethal, Still Inflict Serious Injury
https://www.medpagetoday.com/emergencymedicine/emergencymedicine/88079

Aug 14th, 2020 - Protesters struck by beanbag munitions in demonstrations after the killing of George Floyd suffered serious injuries -- evidence that may support halting law enforcement use of beanbags for crowd control, researchers said. Seven people hit by bean...

Persistent Posttraumatic Headache Risk Factors Confirmed
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/932589

Jun 18th, 2020 - A new analysis of 300 patients with posttraumatic headache confirmed some long-suspected risk factors for persistent headache, including history of medication overuse or psychological symptoms, new parathyroid hormone–associated comorbidities, and...

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

Nov 28th, 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...

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

Nov 28th, 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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