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[WEB SITE] Classification and Complications of Traumatic Brain Injury: Practice Essentials, Epidemiology, Pathophysiology

Practice Essentials

Traumatic brain injury (TBI), also known as acquired brain injury, head injury, or brain injury, causes substantial disability and mortality. It occurs when a sudden trauma damages the brain and disrupts normal brain function. 791 more words

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A Clinical Trial of Progesterone for Severe Traumatic Brain Injury

LanAnh Ngo, Mercer University College of Pharmacy 2015

Progesterone is commonly known as a female reproductive hormone, but studies have shown its pleotropic properties as a neuroprotective agent.1 The use of progesterone in traumatic brain injury has been studied to take advantage of this property and possibly for application into clinical practice. 403 more words

Article Summaries

[ARTICLE] Predictors of On-Road Driver Performance following Traumatic Brain Injury

Conclusions

PTA duration, proved to be a better predictor of driver assessment outcome than Glasgow coma scale score and in combination with the presence of physical/visual impairment and slowed reaction times, could assist clinicians to determine referral. 40 more words