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ALLMedicine™ Head Trauma Center

Research & Reviews  1,742 results

CT hyperdense lesion after head trauma: is it traumatic?
BMJ Case Reports; Gomes J, Germanova L et. al.

May 18th, 2022 - CT hyperdense lesion after head trauma: is it traumatic?|2022|Gomes J,Germanova L,Monteiro AR,Teixeira M,|

Hypsarrhythmia Paroxysm Intensities that Initiate and Render Physical & Mental Retardat...
The International Journal of Neuroscience; Altunel A, Muduroglu-Kirmizibekmez A et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - The present study would like to investigate the effect of hypsarrhythmia paroxysms on neurological examination findings. This study enrolled 48 children with normal cranial magnetic resonance imaging (cMRI) findings who were previously untreated w...

An analysis of physicians' diagnostic reasoning regarding pediatric abusive head trauma.
Child Abuse & Neglect; Hymel KP, Boos SC et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - Physician diagnoses of abusive head trauma (AHT) have been criticized for circular reasoning and over-reliance on a "triad" of findings. Absent a gold standard, analyses that apply restrictive reference standards for AHT and non-AHT could serve to...

Intracranial pressure after closure of dura predicts decompressive craniectomy in patie...
Journal of Neurotrauma; Liu Z, Du S et. al.

May 12th, 2022 - This study aimed to address the risk factors of second decompressive craniectomy (DC) in patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI) who initially underwent mass lesion evacuation, but no primary DC. Patients were enrolled if they had a hospital vi...

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Guidelines  6 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Head Trauma: 2021 Update.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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  26 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  57 results

Selective CT for Anticoagulated Head Injured Patients

May 6th, 2022 - This is a prospective cohort study enrolling 4000 anticoagulated patients presenting with blunt head trauma to the emergency department. Emergency physicians will record the presence or absence of clinical predictors for traumatic brain injury at ...

Analysis of TCLT in TBI Patients: a Prospective, Randomized Controlled Trial

Apr 29th, 2022 - In the current study patients in the outpatient center - Neurotrauma Unit at University of São Paulo (HCFMUSP) diagnosed with moderate / severe blunt head trauma that meet the inclusion criteria will be divided randomly and blindly in two groups: ...

Correct Timing of Head Imaging in Trauma

Apr 28th, 2022 - Background Mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) is one of the most common occurrences at the emergency departments in Italy and worldwide constituting major health and socioeconomic issue all over the world. mTBI is defined as a patient reporting a ...

Neuromodulatory Effects of Transcranial Pulsed Current Stimulation in Fibromyalgia

Apr 11th, 2022 - Recruitment: The study will be held in a clinical center at Novo Hamburgo (RS) -Brazil.Data collection will begin in December 2021, and it will end when sample size is achieved. A targeted approach will be used: recruiting referrals from clinics i...

Treatment of Acute PTH With a CGRP Receptor mAb in Military Service Members and Civilians With mTBI

Mar 31st, 2022 - Headache is recognized as one of the most common and disabling symptoms following head trauma. This study is designed to assess a calcitonin gene-related peptide (cGRP) monoclonal antibody (erenumab) for the preventive treatment of PTH based on th...

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News  251 results

Most Pandemic Peds Visits Managed With Telemedicine

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

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...

Dr. Wang on Adverse Effects of BTK Inhibitors in MCL

Mar 1st, 2022 - Michael Wang, MD, professor, Department of Lymphoma/Myeloma, founding and current director, Mantle Cell Lymphoma Program of Excellence, professor, Department of Stem Cell Transplantation and Cellular Therapy, Division of Cancer Medicine, the Unive...

Babies' Turn for COVID Vax; More States Ditch Mask Mandates; Olympian Found Doping

Feb 10th, 2022 - Note that some links may require registration or subscription. Kids under 5 years of age may be able to get the Pfizer/BioNTech COVID vaccine as early as President's Day. (Reuters) We're at the end of the "full-blown" phase of the pandemic, accord...

Older Anticoagulants Increase Risk of Delayed Brain Hemorrhage After Trauma

Dec 2nd, 2021 - Dr Warren Chang Patients experiencing head trauma who were taking older classes of anticoagulants and antiplatelets had significantly higher rates of delayed intracranial hemorrhage (DH) and death from DH compared with patients taking newer medica...

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Patient Education  11 results see all →