Emergency type, Health issues, Humanitarian cluster, Person groups »

Hypothermia for traumatic head injury

Read the full review here There is no evidence that hypothermia is beneficial in the treatment of head injury. Hypothermia should not be used except in the context of a high-quality randomised controlled trial with

Full Story » Comments Off on Hypothermia for traumatic head injury

Emergency type, Health issues, Humanitarian cluster, Person groups »

Mannitol for acute traumatic brain injury

Read the full review here Mannitol therapy for raised intracranial pressure (ICP) may have a beneficial effect on mortality when compared with pentobarbital treatment, but it may have a detrimental effect on mortality compared with

Full Story » Comments Off on Mannitol for acute traumatic brain injury