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glasgow coma scale
Summary: A scale that assesses the response to stimuli in patients with craniocerebral injuries. The parameters are eye opening, motor response, and verbal response.
Publications268 found, 100 shown here
- Poisoning severity score, Glasgow coma scale, corrected QT interval in acute organophosphate poisoningOkhan Akdur
Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Canakkale, Turkey
Hum Exp Toxicol 29:419-25. 2010The aim of this study was to investigate effectiveness of the poisoning severity score (PSS), Glasgow coma scale (GCS), and corrected QT (QTc) interval in predicting outcomes in acute organophosphates (OP) poisoning...
- Indications for computed tomography in patients with minor head injuryM J Haydel
Section of Emergency Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Science Center at New Orleans, USA
N Engl J Med 343:100-5. 2000..We performed a study to develop and validate a set of clinical criteria that could be used to identify patients with minor head injury who do not need to undergo CT...
- Predicting outcome after traumatic brain injury: practical prognostic models based on large cohort of international patientsPablo Perel
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1B 3DP
BMJ 336:425-9. 2008..To develop and validate practical prognostic models for death at 14 days and for death or severe disability six months after traumatic brain injury...
- Classification of traumatic brain injury for targeted therapiesKathryn E Saatman
University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
J Neurotrauma 25:719-38. 2008..Currently, the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) is the primary selection criterion for inclusion in most TBI clinical trials...
- ProTECT: a randomized clinical trial of progesterone for acute traumatic brain injuryDavid W Wright
Department of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine of Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
Ann Emerg Med 49:391-402, 402.e1-2. 2007..Laboratory evidence indicates that progesterone has potent neuroprotective effects. We conducted a pilot clinical trial to assess the safety and potential benefit of administering progesterone to patients with acute traumatic brain injury...
- The ICH score: a simple, reliable grading scale for intracerebral hemorrhageJ C Hemphill
Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Stroke 32:891-7. 2001..Despite several existing outcome prediction models for ICH, there is no standard clinical grading scale for ICH analogous to those for traumatic brain injury, subarachnoid hemorrhage, or ischemic stroke...
- The Canadian CT Head Rule for patients with minor head injuryI G Stiell
Divisions of Emergency Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Lancet 357:1391-6. 2001..There is much controversy about the use of computed tomography (CT) for patients with minor head injury. We aimed to develop a highly sensitive clinical decision rule for use of CT in patients with minor head injuries...
- Revised trauma scoring system to predict in-hospital mortality in the emergency department: Glasgow Coma Scale, Age, and Systolic Blood Pressure scoreYutaka Kondo
Department of Emergency Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, University of the Ryukyus, 207 Uehara, Nishihara, Okinawa 903 0215, Japan
Crit Care 15:R191. 2011Our aim in this study was to assess whether the new Glasgow Coma Scale, Age, and Systolic Blood Pressure (GAP) scoring system, which is a modification of the Mechanism, Glasgow Coma Scale, Age, and Arterial Pressure (MGAP) scoring system, ..
- S100-B protein as a screening tool for the early assessment of minor head injuryDrissa Zongo
Service des urgences adultes, Hopital Pellegrin, Bordeaux, France
Ann Emerg Med 59:209-18. 2012..We evaluate S100-B protein measurement as a screening tool in a large population of patients with minor head injury...
- Reliability of the Glasgow Coma Scale for the emergency department evaluation of poisoned patientsKennon Heard
The University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Division of Emergency Medicine, Denver, CO 80262, USA
Hum Exp Toxicol 23:197-200. 2004The Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) was developed for monitoring the mental status of head-injured patients in the intensive care unit...
- Clinical utility of serum levels of ubiquitin C-terminal hydrolase as a biomarker for severe traumatic brain injuryStefania Mondello
Department of Anesthesiology, McKnight Brain Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
Neurosurgery 70:666-75. 2012..Brain damage markers released in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) and blood may provide valuable information about diagnosis and outcome prediction after traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
- Patient age and outcome following severe traumatic brain injury: an analysis of 5600 patientsChantal W P M Hukkelhoven
Center for Clinical Decision Sciences, Department of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Neurosurg 99:666-73. 2003..The authors studied the shape and strength of the relationship between age and outcome, that is, the 6-month mortality rate and unfavorable outcome based on the Glasgow Outcome Scale...
- Improved outcomes from the administration of progesterone for patients with acute severe traumatic brain injury: a randomized controlled trialGuomin Xiao
Department of Neurosurgery and Neurotrauma Center, Affiliated Hospital, College of Medicine, Hangzhou Normal University, Hangzhou 310015, China
Crit Care 12:R61. 2008..The aim of the present clinical study was to assess the longer-term efficacy of progesterone on the improvement in neurologic outcome of patients with acute severe TBI...
- Injury-associated hypothermia: an analysis of the 2004 National Trauma Data BankR Shayn Martin
Department of Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
Shock 24:114-8. 2005..Although shock severity is highly indicative of outcome, hypothermia independently contributes to the substantial mortality associated with severe injury...
- Impact of early intervention on outcome following mild head injury in adultsJ Ponsford
Monash Epworth Rehabilitation Research Centre, Epworth Hospital, Richmond, Victoria, Australia
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 73:330-2. 2002..The impact of mild head injury is variable and determinants of outcome remain poorly understood. Results of previous intervention studies have been mixed...
- CATCH: a clinical decision rule for the use of computed tomography in children with minor head injuryMartin H Osmond
Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa and the Clinical Research Unit, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario Research Institute, Ottawa, Ontario
CMAJ 182:341-8. 2010..There is controversy about which children with minor head injury need to undergo computed tomography (CT). We aimed to develop a highly sensitive clinical decision rule for the use of CT in children with minor head injury...
- Increased matrix metalloproteinase-9 in blood in association with activation of interleukin-6 after traumatic brain injury: influence of hypothermic therapyEiichi Suehiro
Department of Neurosurgery, Clinical Neuroscience, Yamaguchi University School of Medicine, Ube, Yamaguchi 755 8505, Japan
J Neurotrauma 21:1706-11. 2004..The elevation of MMP-9 is associated with inflammatory events following TBI. Hypothermic intervention may suppress the elevation of MMP-9 with suppression of the inflammatory response, affording neuroprotection in TBI...
- Neuron-specific enolase, S100B, and glial fibrillary acidic protein levels as outcome predictors in patients with severe traumatic brain injuryAna Elisa Böhmer
Department of Biochemistry, ICBS, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto, Alegre, RS, Brazil
Neurosurgery 68:1624-30; discussion 1630-1. 2011..The availability of markers able to provide an early insight related to prognostic and functional outcome of patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI) are limited...
- Risk factors for posttraumatic cerebral infarction in patients with moderate or severe head traumaHeng Li Tian
Department of Neurosurgery, Shanghai Sixth People s Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
Neurosurg Rev 31:431-6; discussion 436-7. 2008..Low GCS, low systolic BP, brain herniation, and decompression craniotomy may be risk factors for PTCI in patients with moderate or severe traumatic brain injury...
- Resting cerebral blood flow alterations in chronic traumatic brain injury: an arterial spin labeling perfusion FMRI studyJunghoon Kim
Moss Rehabilitation Research Institute, Albert Einstein Healthcare Network, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania 19027, USA
J Neurotrauma 27:1399-411. 2010..We also speculate that resting reductions in posterior cingulate perfusion may reflect alterations in the default-mode network, and may contribute to the attentional deficits common in TBI...
- Prognostic value of time-related Glasgow coma scale components in severe traumatic brain injury: a prospective evaluation with respect to 1-year survival and functional outcomeEfthimios J Kouloulas
Department of Neurosurgery, Attikon University Hospital, University of Athens Medical School, Greece
Int J Rehabil Res 36:260-7. 2013..To evaluate whether the three components of the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) and their alterations over time can serve as predictors of functional outcome after a severe TBI at 12 ..
- The influence of hemocoagulative disorders on the outcome of children with head injuryA Chiaretti
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Catholic University Medical School, I 00168 Rome, Italy
Pediatr Neurosurg 34:131-7. 2001..Although disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) and other hemocoagulative abnormalities are severe complications of head injury, their effect on clinical outcome remains unclear, particularly among children...
- Relationship among subjective sleep complaints, headaches, and mood alterations following a mild traumatic brain injuryGeneviève Chaput
Facultés de Médecine Dentaire et de Médecine, Universite de Montreal, CP 6128, Succursale Centre Ville, Montreal, Que, Canada
Sleep Med 10:713-6. 2009..The objective of this retrospective study was to assess the relationships between the above symptoms. Our hypothesis was that sleep complaints might be among the risk factors for the development of headaches and mood alterations...
- Coagulation abnormalities associated with severe isolated traumatic brain injury: cerebral arterio-venous differences in coagulation and inflammatory markersMichael Nekludov
Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, Karolinska University Hospital and Institutet, 17176 Stockholm, Sweden
J Neurotrauma 24:174-80. 2007..IL-6 and activation of the complement system (C5b-9) co-vary with hemostatic parameters in TBI patients...
- Subjective and objective measures of insomnia in the context of traumatic brain injury: a preliminary studyMarie Christine Ouellet
Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Pavillon Félix Antoine Savard, Que, Canada G1K 7P4
Sleep Med 7:486-97. 2006..To compare subjective and objective measures of sleep in traumatic brain injury patients (TBI) suffering from insomnia and in controls...
- S100B serum level predicts computed tomography findings after minor head injuryKay Müller
Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital of North Norway, Tromsø, Norway
J Trauma 62:1452-6. 2007..The present multicenter study was performed to investigate whether determination of protein S100B in serum could contribute to the selection of patients for CT scanning...
- Long-term behavior problems following pediatric traumatic brain injury: prevalence, predictors, and correlatesLisa Schwartz
Case Western Reserve University, Department of Psychology, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 7123, USA
J Pediatr Psychol 28:251-63. 2003..To study identified rates of long-term behavior problems in children with traumatic brain injury (TBI) compared to children with only orthopedic injuries and risk factors and correlates for new behavior problems following TBI...
- Outcome and prognostic factors in head injuries with an admission Glasgow Coma Scale score of 3Demetrios Demetriades
Division of Trauma, Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Los Angeles County, and University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
Arch Surg 139:1066-8. 2004To identify significant risk factors associated with mortality in patients with a Glasgow Coma Scale score of 3.
- The use of Glasgow Coma Scale in injury assessment: a critical reviewMathias Zuercher
Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
Brain Inj 23:371-84. 2009Patients with brain injuries are assessed using the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS). This review evaluates the use of GCS scoring in medical literature and identifies the reasons for inaccuracy...
- Validation of a new coma scale: The FOUR scoreEelco F M Wijdicks
Division of Critical Care Neurology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Ann Neurol 58:585-93. 2005The Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) has been widely adopted. Failure to assess the verbal score in intubated patients and the inability to test brainstem reflexes are shortcomings...
- Prognosis of traumatic head injury in South Tunisia: a multivariate analysis of 437 casesMabrouk Bahloul
Department of Intensive Care, Habib Bourguiba University Hospital, Sfax, Tunisia
J Trauma 57:255-61. 2004..This study aimed to determine predictive factors of mortality after posttraumatic brain injury...
- Glasgow Coma Scale in acute poisonings before and after use of antidote in patients with history of use of psychotropic agentsTonka Poplas-Susić
Department of Family Medicine, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Srp Arh Celok Lek 138:210-3. 2010..Data on emergency interventions in poisonings are scarce. Objective To determine the effectiveness of antidote therapy in acute poisoning-related emergency medical services (EMS) interventions...
- Subacute stereotactic aspiration of haematomas within the basal ganglia reduces occurrence of complications in the course of haemorrhagic stroke in non-comatose patientsGerhard Marquardt
Neurosurgical Clinic, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Cerebrovasc Dis 15:252-7. 2003..The aim of this study was to examine whether subacute stereotactic aspiration of haematomas within the basal ganglia is suitable to reduce the occurrence of complications in the course of haemorrhagic stroke in non-comatose patients...
- Comparison of consciousness level assessment in the poisoned patient using the alert/verbal/painful/unresponsive scale and the Glasgow Coma ScaleCatherine Anne Kelly
Scottish Poisons Information Bureau, Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Ann Emerg Med 44:108-13. 2004..AVPU) responsiveness scale (alert, responsive to verbal stimulation, responsive to painful stimulation, and unresponsive) corresponds to the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) when assessing consciousness level in the poisoned patient.
- Do trauma patients with a Glasgow Coma Scale score of 3 and bilateral fixed and dilated pupils have any chance of survival?Homer C Tien
Trauma Program and the Department of Surgery, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Trauma 60:274-8. 2006Low Glasgow Coma Scale score (GCS) and pupillary status predict poor outcomes in head injury (HI) patients...
- Outcome in patients with blunt head trauma and a Glasgow Coma Scale score of 3 at presentationRoukoz B Chamoun
Department of Neurosurgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
J Neurosurg 111:683-7. 2009A Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) score of 3 on presentation in patients with severe traumatic brain injury due to blunt trauma has been recognized as a bad prognostic factor...
- Copeptin is associated with mortality and outcome in patients with acute intracerebral hemorrhageChristian Zweifel
Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
BMC Neurol 10:34. 2010..Copeptin, the C-terminal part of provasopressin, has emerged as a new prognostic marker in a variety of diseases, but its prognostic value in ICH is unknown...
- Patient outcome after traumatic brain injury in high-, middle- and low-income countries: analysis of data on 8927 patients in 46 countriesMary J De Silva
Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, WC1E 7HT, London, UK
Int J Epidemiol 38:452-8. 2009..Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is one of the leading causes of death and disability worldwide. The burden of TBI is greatest in low- and middle-income countries (LAMIC), yet little is known about patient outcomes in these settings...
- Interrater reliability of Glasgow Coma Scale scores in the emergency departmentMichelle R Gill
Department of Emergency Medicine, Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA, USA
Ann Emerg Med 43:215-23. 2004Emergency physicians often use the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) to help guide decisions in patient care, yet the reliability of the GCS has never been tested in a typical broad sample of emergency department (ED) patients...
- Subsequent development of thrombocytopenia and coagulopathy in moderate and severe head injury: support for serial laboratory examinationMatthew M Carrick
Michel E DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
J Trauma 58:725-9; discussion 729-30. 2005..This study assessed the development of thrombocytopenia and coagulopathy at admission and within the subsequent 72 hours after TBI...
- Use of the original, modified, or new intracerebral hemorrhage score to predict mortality and morbidity after intracerebral hemorrhageRaymond Tak Fai Cheung
Division of Neurology, University Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
Stroke 34:1717-22. 2003A simple clinical scale of intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH), comprising the Glasgow Coma Scale score, age, infratentorial origin, ICH volume, and intraventricular hemorrhage, was recently shown to predict 30-day mortality...
- Bispectral Index monitoring correlates with sedation scales in brain-injured patientsAnupa Deogaonkar
Department of Anesthesiology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
Crit Care Med 32:2403-6. 2004..population the correlation between the Bispectral Index (BIS) and three commonly used sedation agitation scales: the Richmond Agitation-Sedation Scale (RASS), the Sedation-Agitation Scale (SAS) and the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) scores.
- Early surgery versus initial conservative treatment in patients with spontaneous supratentorial intracerebral haematomas in the International Surgical Trial in Intracerebral Haemorrhage (STICH): a randomised trialA David Mendelow
Department of Neurosurgery, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne NE4 6BE, UK
Lancet 365:387-97. 2005..We undertook a prospective randomised trial to compare early surgery with initial conservative treatment for patients with intracerebral haemorrhage...
- Effect of noninvasive mechanical ventilation in elderly patients with hypercapnic acute-on-chronic respiratory failure and a do-not-intubate orderPaolo Scarpazza
Divisione di Broncopneumotisiologia, Ospedale Civile, Vimercate, Italy
Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 3:797-801. 2008..We conclude that elderly patients with acute hypercapnic ARF with a DNI status can be successfully treated by NIMV...
- Coagulopathy as a parameter to predict the outcome in head injury patients--analysis of 61 casesJinn Rung Kuo
Department of Neurosurgery, Chi Mei Medical Center, Yung Kang City, Tainan, Taiwan
J Clin Neurosci 11:710-4. 2004..We conclude that: (1) Coagulation state in head injury patients within 24 h after injury is of value in determining the outcome. (2) Coagulopathy score > or = 4 is a good predictor to evaluate mortality rate of head injury patients...
- Relative edema volume is a predictor of outcome in patients with hyperacute spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhageJames M Gebel
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Stroke 33:2636-41. 2002..We hypothesized that increasing baseline relative edema volume is associated with greater probability of poor functional outcome...
- Profile of chest trauma in a level I trauma centerPankaj Kulshrestha
Department of Surgery, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
J Trauma 57:576-81. 2004..Chest injuries are seen with increasing frequency in urban hospitals. The profile of chest injuries depends on the size of the hospital and the level of trauma center. The data regarding the true incidence of chest trauma are scant...
- Beta-blockers in isolated blunt head injuryKenji Inaba
Division of Trauma Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
J Am Coll Surg 206:432-8. 2008..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of beta-blockers on patients sustaining acute traumatic brain injury. Our hypothesis was that beta-blocker exposure is associated with improved survival...
- Prediction of 'awakening' and outcome in prolonged acute coma from severe traumatic brain injury: evidence for validity of short latency SEPsAldo Amantini
Department of Neurological and Psychiatric Sciences, University of Florence, Az Ospedaliera Careggi, V le Morgagni 85, Firenze 50134, Italy
Clin Neurophysiol 116:229-35. 2005..To evaluate the prognostic value of somatosensory evoked potentials (SEPs) in severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) considering both 'awakening' and disability...
- Effect of alcohol on Glasgow Coma Scale in head-injured patientsLance Stuke
Department of Surgery, Division of Burns, Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX 75390 9158, USA
Ann Surg 245:651-5. 2007Almost 50% of traumatic brain-injured (TBI) patients are alcohol intoxicated. The Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) is frequently used to direct diagnostic and therapeutic decisions in these patients...
- Prognosis in moderate and severe traumatic brain injury: external validation of the IMPACT models and the role of extracranial injuriesHester Lingsma
Departments of Public Health, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:639-46. 2013..We aimed to validate the International Mission on Prognosis and Analysis of Clinical Trials in TBI (IMPACT) prognostic models in a recent unselected patient cohort and to assess the additional prognostic value of extracranial injury...
- Surgical trial in lobar intracerebral haemorrhage (STICH II) protocolA David Mendelow
STICH Office, Neurosurgical Trials Unit, Newcastle University, 3 4 Claremont Terrace, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4AE, UK
Trials 12:124. 2011..The STICH II study will establish whether a policy of earlier surgical evacuation of the haematoma in selected patients will improve outcome compared to a policy of initial conservative treatment...
- Long-term sleep disturbances in adolescents after minor head injuryY Kaufman
Sleep Laboratory; Rambam Medical Center and Technion--IIT, Haifa, Israel
Pediatr Neurol 24:129-34. 2001..2 +/- [0.8]; P = 0.063). Our data demonstrated that 3 years after MHI without any discernible clinical sequel, adolescents still complain of sleep disturbances that could be confirmed by both polysomnographic and actigraphic monitoring...
- Raised parenchymal interleukin-6 levels correlate with improved outcome after traumatic brain injuryCraig D Winter
Neurosurgical Department, Wessex Neurological Centre, Southampton, University Hospitals NHS Trust, School of Medicine, University of Southampton, SO16 7PX, UK
Brain 127:315-20. 2004..34, P = 0.03, n = 14). The levels of IL-1beta and NGF were similar in both groups of patients. From these data, we suggest that IL-6 is an endogenous neuroprotective cytokine produced in response to severe head trauma...
- The motor response to stimulation predicts outcome as well as the full Glasgow Coma Scale in children with severe head injuryPeter Marc Fortune
Paediatric Care, Royal Manchester Children s Hospital, Manchester, UK
Pediatr Crit Care Med 11:339-42. 2010To evaluate how well the full Glasgow Coma Scale and the motor response, which is a subscore of the Glasgow Coma Scale, predict the outcome in children who have sustained a traumatic brain injury...
- Effect of mannitol and hypertonic saline on cerebral oxygenation in patients with severe traumatic brain injury and refractory intracranial hypertensionM Oddo
Neurointensive Care Unit, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 80:916-20. 2009..We examined the effects on brain tissue oxygen tension (PbtO(2)) of mannitol and hypertonic saline (HTS) in patients with severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) and refractory intracranial hypertension...
- Relationship between markers of lipid peroxidation, thiol oxidation and Glasgow coma scale scores of moderate head injury patients in the 7 day post-traumatic periodChandrika Nayak
Department of Biochemistry, Melaka Manipal Medical College, International Centre for Health Sciences, Manipal 576104, Karnataka, India
Neurol Res 30:461-4. 2008..Thus, the current study analysed the post-traumatic changes in the erythrocyte markers of oxidative damage and the relationship between these parameters and Glasgow coma scale (GCS) scores of MHI patients during the 7 day study period.
- Using the abbreviated injury severity and Glasgow Coma Scale scores to predict 2-week mortality after traumatic brain injuryShelly D Timmons
Department of Neurosurgery, Semmes Murphey Clinic and University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
J Trauma 71:1172-8. 2011..We tested the use of a single hospital Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) Score, GCS Motor Score, and the Head component of the Abbreviated Injury Scale (AIS) Score to predict ..
- Mortality prediction of head Abbreviated Injury Score and Glasgow Coma Scale: analysis of 7,764 head injuriesDemetrios Demetriades
Division of Trauma and SICU, Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
J Am Coll Surg 199:216-22. 2004We assessed the prognostic value and limitations of Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) and head Abbreviated Injury Score (AIS) and correlated head AIS with GCS.
- Successful use of the new high-dose mannitol treatment in patients with Glasgow Coma Scale scores of 3 and bilateral abnormal pupillary widening: a randomized trialJulio Cruz
The Comprehensive International Center for Neuroemergencies and Federal University of São Paulo, SP, Brazil
J Neurosurg 100:376-83. 2004....
- Performance of the pediatric glasgow coma scale in children with blunt head traumaJames F Holmes
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
Acad Emerg Med 12:814-9. 2005To compare the accuracy of a pediatric Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) score in preverbal children with blunt head trauma with the standard GCS score in older children.
- Predictive value of initial Glasgow coma scale score in pediatric trauma patientsMark X Cicero
Department of Pediatrics, Yale New Haven Hospital, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 29:43-8. 2013The objective of this study was to determine the predictive value of the Glasgow coma scale (GCS) and the Glasgow motor component (GMC) for overall mortality, death on arrival, and major injury and the relationship between GCS and length ..
- Time-relative changes in the erythrocyte antioxidant enzyme activities and their relationship with Glasgow Coma Scale scores in severe head injury patients in the 21-day posttraumatic study periodChandrika D Nayak
Department of Biochemistry, Melaka Manipal Medical College Manipal Campus, Manipal University, Manipal 576 104, India
Indian J Med Sci 61:381-9. 2007..Reactive oxygen species are indicated to play a prime role in the pathophysiology of brain damage following a severe head injury (SHI)...
- Decompressive hemicraniectomy in patients with supratentorial intracerebral hemorrhageChristian Fung
Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Bern, 10 Freiburgstrasse, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
Stroke 43:3207-11. 2012..Its usefulness in intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) is unclear. The aim of this study was to analyze feasibility and safety of DC without clot evacuation in ICH...
- Plasma d-dimer predicts poor outcome after acute intracerebral hemorrhageP Delgado
Neurovascular Research Laboratory and the Stroke Unit, Departament de Medicina, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Hospital General Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
Neurology 67:94-8. 2006..To investigate if systemic d-dimer activation occurs after acute intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) and to study its influence on clinical outcome...
- D-dimer as a predictor of progressive hemorrhagic injury in patients with traumatic brain injury: analysis of 194 casesHeng Li Tian
Department of Neurosurgery, Shanghai 6th People Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University, No 600, Yishan Road, Xuhui District, Shanghai, China 200233
Neurosurg Rev 33:359-65; discussion 365-6. 2010..850(P < 0.001). The level of plasma D-dimer after TBI can be a useful prognostic factor for PHI and should be considered in the clinical management of patients in combination with neuroimaging and other data...
- The Glasgow Coma Scale--a brief review. Past, present, futureGeorgios Matis
Neurosurgery Department, Democritus University of Thrace, University General Hospital of Alexandroupolis, Greece
Acta Neurol Belg 108:75-89. 2008The Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) was introduced in 1974 aiming at standardizing assessment of level of consciousness in head injured patients...
- Prognostic value of the Glasgow Coma Scale and pupil reactivity in traumatic brain injury assessed pre-hospital and on enrollment: an IMPACT analysisAnthony Marmarou
Department of Neurosurgery, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, Virginia 23219, USA
J Neurotrauma 24:270-80. 2007We studied the prognostic strength of the individual components of the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) and pupil reactivity to Glasgow Outcome Score (GOS) at 6 months post-injury...
- Lipid emulsion improves Glasgow coma scale and decreases blood glucose level in the setting of acute non-local anesthetic drug poisoning--a randomized controlled trialF Taftachi
Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Hazrat Rasoul Akram Hospital, Tehran, Iran
Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 16:38-42. 2012..To date, no study has been performed to evaluate the antidotal effect of intravenous lipid emulsion on the poisoned patients' level of consciousness and routine metabolic profile tests in non-local anesthetic drug overdose...
- Posttraumatic cerebral infarction: incidence, outcome, and risk factorsIsaac Tawil
Division of Trauma Critical Care, Department of Surgery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
J Trauma 64:849-53. 2008..We suspected that recent advances in imaging modalities and treatment might affect incidence and outcome. We sought to define the incidence and mortality impact of PTCI. We also identified risk factors associated with PTCI...
- Delayed diagnosis of thoracolumbar fractures in multiple-trauma patientsS Anderson
Department of Emergency Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
Acad Emerg Med 3:832-9. 1996..To determine the frequency of delayed diagnosis of major thoracolumbar vertebral fractures (T-L Fxs) in ED multiple-trauma patients, and to determine the differences between cases of delayed and nondelayed diagnoses of T-L Fx...
- Early packed red blood cell transfusion and acute respiratory distress syndrome after traumaOnuma Chaiwat
Department of Anesthesiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195 6540, USA
Anesthesiology 110:351-60. 2009..Transfusion of packed red blood cells (PRBCs) is a risk factor for acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) in trauma patients. Yet, there is a paucity of information regarding the risk of ARDS with incremental PRBCs exposure...
- Glasgow Coma Scale on admission is correlated with postoperative Glasgow Outcome Scale in chronic subdural hematomaAbbass Amirjamshidi
Sina Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
J Clin Neurosci 14:1240-1. 2007To evaluate the correlation between admission Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) and Glasgow Outcome Scale (GOS) in chronic subdural hematoma (CSDH).
- Severe traumatic brain injury in Switzerland - feasibility and first results of a cohort studyErik von Elm
Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Swiss Med Wkly 138:327-34. 2008..We aimed to study the incidence and outcome of severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) in Switzerland and to test the feasibility of a large cohort study with case identification in the first 24 hours and 6-month follow-up...
- Incidence of hospital-admitted severe traumatic brain injury and in-hospital fatality in Norway: a national cohort studyN Andelic
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Oslo University Hospital, Ulleval, Oslo, Norway
Neuroepidemiology 38:259-67. 2012....
- Comparison of the Glasgow Coma Scale and the Reaction Level Scale for assessment of cerebral responsiveness in the critically illSten M Walther
Department of Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia and Intensive Care, University Hospital, 58185, Linkoping, Sweden
Intensive Care Med 29:933-8. 2003The Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) is a well-known source of error in outcome prediction models. We compared assessment of cerebral responsiveness with the GCS and the Reaction Level Scale (RLS) in two otherwise similar outcome prediction models...
- The Glasgow Coma Scale and other neurological observationsC Waterhouse
Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield
Nurs Stand 19:55-64; quiz 66-7. 2005The primary tool used by nurses to assess a patient's neurological status is the neurological observation chart incorporating the Glasgow Coma Scale. This article explains the correct use of the chart and how to interpret the findings.
- Diagnostic value of the Glasgow Coma Scale for traumatic brain injury in 18,002 patients with severe multiple injuriesStefan Grote
Department of Trauma Surgery, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
J Neurotrauma 28:527-34. 2011..reasons for unconsciousness, traumatic brain injury (TBI) in these patients is frequently defined by the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS). Nevertheless, the diagnostic value of GCS for severe TBI in the multiple-injured patient is unknown...
- The diagnostic accuracy of the Revised Westmead PTA Scale as an adjunct to the Glasgow Coma Scale in the early identification of cognitive impairment in patients with mild traumatic brain injuryE A Shores
Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, North Ryde, New South Wales 2109, Australia
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 79:1100-6. 2008Assessment of patients with mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) is predominantly done using the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS)...
- Comparison of the Full Outline of UnResponsiveness and Glasgow Liege Scale/Glasgow Coma Scale in an intensive care unit populationMarie Aurelie Bruno
Coma Science Group, Cyclotron Research Centre and Neurology Department, University and University Hospital of Liège, Sart Tilman B30, 4000 Liege, Belgium
Neurocrit Care 15:447-53. 2011The Full Outline of UnResponsiveness (FOUR) has been proposed as an alternative for the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS)/Glasgow Liège Scale (GLS) in the evaluation of consciousness in severely brain-damaged patients...
- Factors affecting mortality in patients with thorax traumaSadiye Emircan
Burhan Nalbantoğlu State Hospital, Lefkosa, TRNC
Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg 17:329-33. 2011..The purpose of this study was to define the epidemiologic properties and correlation of physiological and anatomical risk factors with the mortality rate among patients with thorax trauma and to ensure early prediction of severe trauma...
- Effectiveness and safety of noninvasive positive-pressure ventilation for severe hypercapnic encephalopathy due to acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: a prospective case-control studyGuang Fa Zhu
Department of Respiratory Medicine, Beijing Anzhen Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing 100029, China
Chin Med J (Engl) 120:2204-9. 2007....
- Role of BiPAP applied through endotracheal tube in unconscious patients suffering from acute exacerbation of COPD: a pilot studyJagdish Rawat
Department of Pulmonary Medicine, Himalayan Institute of Medical Sciences, Swami Ram Nagar, Jolly Grant, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India
Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 7:321-5. 2012..The main aim of this study was to evaluate the usefulness, safety and cost-effectiveness of bilevel positive airway pressure (BiPAP) applied via endotracheal tube in such patients...
- Serum neuron-specific enolase as a predictor of short-term outcome and its correlation with Glasgow Coma Scale in traumatic brain injuryAslan Guzel
Department of Neurosurgery, Medical Faculty, Dicle University, Diyarbakir, Turkey
Neurosurg Rev 31:439-44; discussion 444-5. 2008Elevated serum neuron-specific enolase levels are correlated with brain cell damage. Low scores according to Glasgow Coma Scale are also considered as serious poor prognostic factor...
- Agitation following traumatic brain injury: an Australian sampleMelissa T Nott
Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
Brain Inj 20:1175-82. 2006..The aims of this study were: (1) To examine the nature and incidence of agitation during TBI rehabilitation in an Australian sample; and (2) To explore the relationship between agitation and functional outcomes after TBI...
- Glasgow Coma Scale and hematoma volume as criteria for treatment of putaminal and thalamic intracerebral hemorrhageDer Yang Cho
Department of Neurosurgery, Stroke Center, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan, Republic of China, 404
Surg Neurol 70:628-33. 2008..The decision to administer conservative or surgical treatment for putaminal and thalamic ICH is still a controversial issue. This study was undertaken to examine the decision-making criteria for these 2 treatments...
- Epidemiology, severity classification, and outcome of moderate and severe traumatic brain injury: a prospective multicenter studyTeuntje M J C Andriessen
Department of Neurology, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
J Neurotrauma 28:2019-31. 2011..Based on the emergency department Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS), 339 patients were classified as having severe and 129 as having moderate TBI...
- Management of severe head injury: institutional variations in care and effect on outcomeEileen M Bulger
Department of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Crit Care Med 30:1870-6. 2002....
- The history of the Glasgow Coma Scale: implications for practiceJ Fischer
Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA
Crit Care Nurs Q 23:52-8. 2001The Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) has been the gold standard of neurologic assessment for trauma patients since its development by Jennett and Teasdale in the early 1970s. The GCS was found to be a simple tool to use...
- Cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers versus glasgow coma scale and glasgow outcome scale in pediatric traumatic brain injury: the role of young age and inflicted injuryPaul M Shore
Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Division of Critical Care Services, Children s Medical Center of Dallas, 1935 Motor Street, Dallas, TX 73235, USA
J Neurotrauma 24:75-86. 2007The Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) and Glasgow Outcome Scale (GOS) are widely used clinical scoring systems to measure the severity of neurologic injury after traumatic brain injury (TBI), but have recognized limitations in infants and small ..
- Prognostic influence and magnetic resonance imaging findings in paroxysmal sympathetic hyperactivity after severe traumatic brain injuryLi Quan Lv
Department of Neurosurgery, Shanghai Institute of Neurosurgery, Shanghai Changzheng Hospital, Shanghai, China
J Neurotrauma 27:1945-50. 2010..PSH occurred in 18.4% of patients, with a greater incidence among younger patients and those with lower Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) scores...
- The prognostic value of the components of the Glasgow Coma Scale following acute strokeC J Weir
Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, University of Glasgow, Gardiner Institute, Western Infirmary, Glasgow G11 6NT, Scotland, UK
QJM 96:67-74. 2003The Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) is widely used in assessing level of consciousness...
- The incidence of dysautonomia and its relationship with autonomic arousal following traumatic brain injuryIan J Baguley
Brain Injury Rehabilitation Service, Westmead, NSW, Australia
Brain Inj 21:1175-81. 2007..To determine the incidence of autonomic arousal vs. Dysautonomia following traumatic brain injury (TBI) in an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) setting and to prospectively evaluate these groups against injury severity and outcome variables...
- Diffusion-weighted MR imaging in closed head injury: high correlation with initial glasgow coma scale score and score on modified Rankin scale at dischargePamela W Schaefer
Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, Gray B285, Boston, MA 02114, USA
Radiology 233:58-66. 2004To determine whether diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance (MR) imaging findings and conventional MR imaging findings correlate with initial Glasgow Coma Scale score and score on modified Rankin scale at discharge.
- Physician knowledge of the Glasgow Coma ScaleRonald G Riechers
Department of Neurology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D C 20307, USA
J Neurotrauma 22:1327-34. 2005Appropriate triage is critical to optimizing outcome from battle related injuries. The Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) is the primary means by which combat casualties, who have suffered head injury, are triaged...
- Comparison of APACHE II, MEES and Glasgow Coma Scale in patients with nontraumatic coma for prediction of mortality. Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation. Mainz Emergency Evaluation SystemS Grmec
Emergency Medical Service, Maribor Teaching Hospital, Ljubljanska, Slovakia
Crit Care 5:19-23. 2001..The purpose of the present study was to assess the value of the various scoring systems in predicting outcome in nontraumatic coma patients and to evaluate the importance of mental status measurement in relation to outcome...
- A multiple imputation model for imputing missing physiologic data in the national trauma data bankLynne Moore
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
J Am Coll Surg 209:572-9. 2009..Multiple imputation (MI) has been proposed to simulate missing Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) scores, respiratory rate (RR), and systolic blood pressure (SBP)...
- Knowledge of Glasgow coma scale by air-rescue physiciansCatherine Heim
Department of Anesthesiology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland
Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 17:39. 2009To assess the theoretical and practical knowledge of the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) by trained Air-rescue physicians in Switzerland.
- The relation between Glasgow Coma Scale score and later cerebral atrophy in paediatric traumatic brain injuryAlokananda Ghosh
E B Singleton Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Texas Children s Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
Brain Inj 23:228-33. 2009To examine initial Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) score and its relationship with later cerebral atrophy in children with traumatic brain injury (TBI) using Quantitative Magnetic Resonance Imaging (QMRI) at 4 months post-injury...
- Validation of a prognostic subarachnoid hemorrhage grading scale derived directly from the Glasgow Coma ScaleAnnemarie W van Heuven
Stroke 39:1347-8. 2008A new Glasgow Coma Scale-based scale has been developed to predict patient outcome in subarachnoid hemorrhage by calculating cut-off points by which 2 consecutive categories corresponded to a statistically significant different outcome...
- A review of the predictive ability of Glasgow Coma Scale scores in head-injured patientsMolly McNett
Kent State University, Kent, OH, USA
J Neurosci Nurs 39:68-75. 2007..The Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) score is one variable that was extensively studied for its ability to predict outcome in TBI patients...
- MAGNESIUM SULFATE FOR NEUROPROTECTION AFTER BRAIN TRAUMANancy Temkin; Fiscal Year: 2004..Patients with moderate or severe head injury (post-resuscitation Glasgow Coma Scale 3-12 or having an early craniotomy) are randomized to receive moderate doses of magnesium sulfate or placebo...
- Are Volume Standards Accurate Measures of Quality?Laurent Glance; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Prospective Memory in Normal and Head-Injured ChildrenStephen McCauley; Fiscal Year: 2005..The fourth aim is to determine which cortical structures (specifically prefrontal cortex) are involved in PM functioning through the use of fMRI. ..
- Effectiveness of ICP Monitoring in Pediatric Traumatic Brain InjuryTELLEN BENNETT; Fiscal Year: 2013..The available evidence to support acute interventions in children with severe TBI (Glasgow Coma Scale d 8) is limited...
- Macrostructural and Microstructural Imaging Biomarkers of Traumatic Brain InjuryPratik Mukherjee; Fiscal Year: 2012..outcomes at one year after injury, after controlling for clinical measures of injury severity including Glasgow Coma Scale, duration of unconsciousness, and duration of post-traumatic amnesia...
- Biochemical Markers of Traumatic Brain InjurySTEVEN ANDREW ROBICSEK; Fiscal Year: 2010..g. Glasgow Coma Scale-GCS), injury type (e.g. diffuse injury vs. mass lesion), occurrence of secondary insults (e.g...
- Biomarkers of Injury and Outcome in Pro-TECT III (BIO-ProTECT)MICHAEL ROSS FRANKEL; Fiscal Year: 2013..levels of S100B, GFAP, UCH-L1 and SBDP150 are more accurate predictors of the extent of injury than the Glasgow Coma Scale and computed tomography...
- EARLY HEMICRANIECTOMY TO MANAGE TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURYWilliam Coplin; Fiscal Year: 1999..The study will randomly assign, within 24 hours of ictus, 92 TBI patients, Glasgow Coma Scale score less than or equal to 9, with midline shift greater than the size of a surgically removable hematoma...
- Pediatric Mild Head Injury: Definition and ConsequencesRonald Maio; Fiscal Year: 2004..b>Glasgow Coma Scale scores will be 13-15 with no intracranial pathology on any neuroimaging studies...
- Antihypertensive Treatment in Acute Cerebral HemorrhageAdnan Qureshi; Fiscal Year: 2006..The primary safety outcome will be neurological deterioration defined by a decline in Glasgow Coma Scale by 2 points or greater or increase in National Institute of Health Stroke Scale score by 4 points or greater...
- Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy of Acute TBIJohn DeLuca; Fiscal Year: 2003..Acute rating scales such as the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) have shown limited predictive validity regarding patient outcome and traditional neuroimaging ..
- CSF MAP-2 IN TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURYFrank Zemlan; Fiscal Year: 1999..patient clinical improvement and CSF MAP-2 levels will be determined by comparing CSF MAP-2 levels with the Glasgow Coma Scale scores of TBI patients during hospitalization...
- Brain Trauma Assessment SystemJohn Sewell; Fiscal Year: 2005..Phase I demonstrated that, unlike the current Glasgow Coma Scale, a PDA-hosted, non-invasive, passive acoustic monitoring system can accurately distinguish early-stage TBI ..
- POLYGRAPHIC PATTERNS IN NEUROLEVELYN ELWELL; Fiscal Year: 1980..Coma Scales, Polysomnographic states, and serial electroencephalograms of comatose patients whose initial Glasgow Coma Scale Scores range from 3 to 10...
- MEDIC ONE STROKE SCALEDavid Tirschwell; Fiscal Year: 2003..reliability and predictive value of the MOSS will be validated in the second cohort and compared with the Glasgow Coma Scale and medical record abstracted NIHSS...
- Clinical Decision Rule to Identify Children with Intra-Abdominal InjuriesJames Holmes; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable]..
- Hemodynamics and Outcome in Pediatric Brain InjuryMONICA VAVILALA; Fiscal Year: 2007..The proposed research will be carried out at the University of Washington, well-known known for mentored patient-oriented research. ..
- Cerebral Edema in Pediatric Diabetic KetoacidosisMONICA VAVILALA; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- SELF-MANAGEMENT OF SICKLE CELL DISEASEStephen McCauley; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Post Traumatic Nonconvulsive Epileptiform ActivityPaul Vespa; Fiscal Year: 2005..The hypothesis and unique approach come at a crucial time of failed clinical trials and address an important new therapeutic target. ..
- MRS Detects Metabolic Dysfunction after Brain InjuryPaul Vespa; Fiscal Year: 2009..The knowledge from the proposed studies will have widespread application to critical care of neurotrauma patients. ..
- Cognitive Recovery after Traumatic Brain InjuryMaureen Schmitter Edgecombe; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Measuring Striatal Neurotransmission in Behaving Rats after Experimental TBIAmy Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2008..The overarching goal is to gain insight into potential mechanisms of action and efficacy of these interventions on cognition and recovery for the clinical population with TBI. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- CPP Management Information Feedback and NursingCatherine Kirkness; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Dopamine Genetic Variants Modulating Recovery After TBIAmy Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2008..Through neurolmaging, we hope to better understand how genetics Influences who may benefit from a relevant rehabilitation-based pharmacological treatment strategy. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- PHARMACOLOGIC REHABILITATION OF ATTENTION DEFICITSJohn Whyte; Fiscal Year: 2003..The factor structure will also be compared to that obtained from a control sample. ..
- Detecting Axonal Damage After Mild Traumatic Brain InjuryJeffrey Bazarian; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Epidemiology of Traumatic Brain InjuryJeffrey Bazarian; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- STUDY OF FUNCTIONAL OUTCOME AFTER TRAUMA IN ADOLESCENTSTroy Holbrook; Fiscal Year: 2002..The true efficacy of trauma care systems in this country can only be demonstrated by addressing whether these systems return trauma victims to active functional roles in society. ..
- Gender Differences in Dopamine Function after TBIAmy Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- ACCIDENTAL AND NONACCIDENTAL PEDIATRIC BRAIN INJURYLinda Ewing Cobbs; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Dopamine Function in TBI--Therapeutic InterventionAmy Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2005..The Departments of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Neurosurgery, Anesthesia/Critical Care Medicine, and Safar Center for Resuscitation Research provide the environment for this study of experimental and clinical brain injury. ..
- Deficit of Awareness in Traumatic Brain InjuryKATHLEEN PAGULAYAN; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Trauma Center Brief Alcohol Treatments and Cost EffectivenesThomas J Esposito; Fiscal Year: 2010..New knowledge of the effectiveness, benefits and costs of these two Bl approaches would allow surgeons and trauma centers to make informed choices about alcohol interventions in trauma settings. ..
- Neurorehabilitation with Progesterone & PregnenoloneDavid Wright; Fiscal Year: 2005..Therefore, we will examine two delayed treatment paradigms (7 days & 28 days post injury) on the recovery process at the behavioral and morphological levels of analysis. ..
- ProTECT II: Progesterone for TBI, MCCT Planning GrantDavid Wright; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- POST CONCUSSIVE SYMPTOMS: CHILDREN WITH MILD HEAD INJURYKeith Yeates; Fiscal Year: 2005..The findings will help resolve the scientific controversy regarding the outcomes associated with mild CHI, and will assist physicians and other health care providers in identifying the sequelae of mild CHI and managing them effectively. ..
- Outcomes of Traumatic Brain InjuryHeather Keenan; Fiscal Year: 2007..In addition to publications, data from this mentored research will be used to develop additional, independent research awards. ..
- BRAIN INJURY, AGING AND NEURODEGENERATION IN THE RATDouglas Smith; Fiscal Year: 2004..Success of these studies may reveal mechanistic links between brain trauma, age and neurodegenerative processes and provide a basis for the development of new therapeutic strategies. ..
- Memory and attention in people who experienced a single life-threatening eventBrian Levine; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- TRAUMA-RELATED ERYTHROPOIETIC SUPPRESSIONDavid Livingston; Fiscal Year: 2003..Understanding the mechanisms behind post-trauma anemia will allow therapeutic interventions improving endogenous erythropoiesis to be targeted. ..
- In Vivo CSF Shunt Hydrodynamics in HydrocephalusMarvin Bergsneider; Fiscal Year: 2010..Documenting definitive evidence of the tuned-dynamic absorber model could have fundamental implications to all ICP disorders. ..
- Computer Adaptive Testing of Pediatric Self-care and Social FunctionStephen Haley; Fiscal Year: 2006..Many rehabilitation settings may also find this measure helpful in meeting accreditation and institutional requirements for standardizing outcome monitoring in groups of children. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Early School Progress in <1000g Birthweight ChildrenH Gerry Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2010..The findings will inform efforts to identify and treat learning disorders in high-risk children at school entry. ..
- LINKAGE & ASSOCIATION IN OBSESSIVE-COMPULSIVE DISORDERMarco Grados; Fiscal Year: 2006..Based on results from initial analyses and developing collaborations with other research groups future research projects, such as a genome-wide screen of OCD, are considered. ..
- Social Outcomes in Pediatric Traumatic Brain InjuryKeith O Yeates; Fiscal Year: 2010..By helping to better understand social outcomes after childhood TBI, the study's findings may suggest ways to promote children's behavioral adaptation to the functional losses and disabilities that frequently occur after TBI. ..
- ALCOHOL ABUSE AND DEPENDENCE IN TRAUMA PATIENTSPatricia Dischinger; Fiscal Year: 2002..The validity of self reports will be assessed by interviewing collaterals from 100 randomly selected patients in each of the intervention and control groups at 6 and 12 months. ..
- Phone Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Depression after Traumatic Brain InjuryJESSE FANN; Fiscal Year: 2008..This project will culminate in the design of a trial of CBT-TBI in a large, representative sample of people with TBI and depression. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- OPTIMAL PREHOSPITAL CARE OF CHILDHOOD CARDIAC ARRESTIan Stiell; Fiscal Year: 2004..The PIs propose to conduct a large feasibility review in five urban areas and to conduct four study planning workshops. ..
- MECHANISMS OF SECONDARY INJURY IN CEREBRAL HEMORRHAGEALLYSON ZAZULIA; Fiscal Year: 2007..These hypotheses will be tested using sequential PET or MRI studies in 60 patients with acute ICH. ..
- Erythrocytes, immuno-modulation and G6PD deficiencyZoltan Spolarics; Fiscal Year: 2007..Elucidation of macrophage and T-cell cytokine responses to infection in G6PD deficiency may also be important in providing a mechanism of malaria protection alternative to currently accepted notions. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- In Vivo Imaging of Post-Traumatic Cerebral Amyloid DepositionMarvin Bergsneider; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- PS06-003, Opt-out HIV Testing in Emergency Dept settingsJason Haukoos; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Vascular Comorbidities and DTI Measured White Matter Damage in ADFelicia Goldstein; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- 26th Princeton Conference on Cerebrovascular DiseaseJames Grotta; Fiscal Year: 2008..All presentations and discussion will be recorded and published. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- SEVERE MALARIA IN AFRICAN CHILDREN: A CLINICAL NETWORKTerrie Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2004..Given the enormous toll of malaria, this could re resent a significant decline in the death rate across sub-Saharan Africa. ..
- New Frontiers in Pediatric Traumatic Brain InjuryKeith Yeates; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Post Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) DepressionVani Rao; Fiscal Year: 2008..All three hypotheses will hold true at each time point, even when gender, personal past psychiatric history, family history, and alcohol/substance abuse/depedence are adjusted for in the analysis. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Role of Candidate Alleles in Cognitive Outcome After TBIThomas McAllister; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Computer Adaptive Testing of Functional StatusStephen Haley; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- A Comprehensive Surveillance of Occ Injury in MarylandPatricia Dischinger; Fiscal Year: 2005..6) To identify priority areas for injury prevention within the state of Maryland, based on groups of workers at high risk of injury. ..
- SCHOOL AGE CONSEQUENCES OF <750 GRAM BIRTHWEIGHTH Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2002..Results will clarify the long-term sequelae of less than 750 g birth weight and shed light on the bases of both adverse consequences and developmental sparing. ..