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1. Assessment of traumatic brain injury, acute

Assessment of traumatic brain injury, acute Assessment of traumatic brain injury, acute - Differential diagnosis of symptoms | BMJ Best Practice You'll need a subscription to access all of BMJ Best Practice Search  Assessment of traumatic brain injury, acute Last reviewed: October 2018 Last updated: November 2018 Important updates CDC recommends use of validated clinical decision rules to help decide need for imaging in children with concussion Large numbers of children present with mild (...) traumatic brain injury (TBI, concussion) each year, prompting the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to produce a new guideline based on a systematic review of the evidence on diagnosis, prognosis, and management. Lumba-Brown A, Yeates KO, Sarmiento K, et al. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guideline on the diagnosis and management of mild traumatic brain injury among children. JAMA Pediatr. 2018 Sep 4 [Epub ahead of print]. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30193284?tool

BMJ Best Practice2018

2. Incidence of emergency department presentations for traumatic brain injury in Indigenous and non-Indigenous residents aged 15–64 over the 9-year period 2007–2015 in North Queensland, Australia

Incidence of emergency department presentations for traumatic brain injury in Indigenous and non-Indigenous residents aged 15–64 over the 9-year period 2007–2015 in North Queensland, Australia 30417259 2018 11 27 2197-1714 5 1 2018 Nov 12 Injury epidemiology Inj Epidemiol Incidence of emergency department presentations for traumatic brain injury in Indigenous and non-Indigenous residents aged 15-64 over the 9-year period 2007-2015 in North Queensland, Australia. 40 10.1186/s40621-018-0172-9 (...) Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a leading cause of disability worldwide. Previous studies have shown that males have a higher incidence than females, and Indigenous populations have a higher rate than non-Indigenous. To date, no study has compared the incidence rate of TBI between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians for any cause. Here we add to this rather sparse literature. Retrospective analysis of data from North Queensland Emergency Departments between 2007 and 2015 using Australian Bureau

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3. Effect of Early Sustained Prophylactic Hypothermia on Neurologic Outcomes Among Patients With Severe Traumatic Brain Injury: The POLAR Randomized Clinical Trial.

Effect of Early Sustained Prophylactic Hypothermia on Neurologic Outcomes Among Patients With Severe Traumatic Brain Injury: The POLAR Randomized Clinical Trial. Importance: After severe traumatic brain injury, induction of prophylactic hypothermia has been suggested to be neuroprotective and improve long-term neurologic outcomes. Objective: To determine the effectiveness of early prophylactic hypothermia compared with normothermic management of patients after severe traumatic brain injury (...) . Design, Setting, and Participants: The Prophylactic Hypothermia Trial to Lessen Traumatic Brain Injury-Randomized Clinical Trial (POLAR-RCT) was a multicenter randomized trial in 6 countries that recruited 511 patients both out-of-hospital and in emergency departments after severe traumatic brain injury. The first patient was enrolled on December 5, 2010, and the last on November 10, 2017. The final date of follow-up was May 15, 2018. Interventions: There were 266 patients randomized

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4. Diagnosis and Management of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury in Children: A Systematic Review

Diagnosis and Management of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury in Children: A Systematic Review 30193325 2018 09 07 2168-6211 2018 Sep 04 JAMA pediatrics JAMA Pediatr Diagnosis and Management of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury in Children: A Systematic Review. e182847 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2018.2847 In recent years, there has been an exponential increase in the research guiding pediatric mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) clinical management, in large part because of heightened concerns about (...) the consequences of mTBI, also known as concussion, in children. The CDC National Center for Injury Prevention and Control's (NCIPC) Board of Scientific Counselors (BSC), a federal advisory committee, established the Pediatric Mild TBI Guideline workgroup to complete this systematic review summarizing the first 25 years of literature in this field of study. To conduct a systematic review of the pediatric mTBI literature to serve as the foundation for an evidence-based guideline with clinical recommendations

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5. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Guideline on the Diagnosis and Management of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Among Children

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Guideline on the Diagnosis and Management of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Among Children 30193284 2018 09 07 2168-6211 2018 Sep 04 JAMA pediatrics JAMA Pediatr Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Guideline on the Diagnosis and Management of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Among Children. e182853 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2018.2853 Mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI), or concussion, in children is a rapidly growing public health concern because (...) of pediatric mTBI. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) National Center for Injury Prevention and Control Board of Scientific Counselors, a federal advisory committee, established the Pediatric Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Guideline Workgroup. The workgroup drafted recommendations based on the evidence that was obtained and assessed within the systematic review, as well as related evidence, scientific principles, and expert inference. This information includes selected studies published

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6. The effects of vestibular rehabilitation on dizziness and balance problems in patients after traumatic brain injury: a randomized controlled trial

The effects of vestibular rehabilitation on dizziness and balance problems in patients after traumatic brain injury: a randomized controlled trial 30056743 2018 07 30 1477-0873 2018 Jul 30 Clinical rehabilitation Clin Rehabil The effects of vestibular rehabilitation on dizziness and balance problems in patients after traumatic brain injury: a randomized controlled trial. 269215518791274 10.1177/0269215518791274 To investigate the effects of group-based vestibular rehabilitation in patients (...) with traumatic brain injury. A single-blind randomized controlled trial. University Hospital (recruitment and baseline assessments) and Metropolitan University (experimental intervention). A total of 65 patients (45 women) with mild-to-moderate traumatic brain injury (mean age 39.4 ± 13.0 years) were randomly assigned to intervention ( n = 33) or control group ( n = 32). Group-based vestibular rehabilitation for eight weeks. Participants were tested at baseline (3.5 ± 2.1 months after injury) and at two post

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7. Therapeutic hypothermia to reduce intracranial pressure after traumatic brain injury: the Eurotherm3235 RCT

Therapeutic hypothermia to reduce intracranial pressure after traumatic brain injury: the Eurotherm3235 RCT Therapeutic hypothermia to reduce intracranial pressure after traumatic brain injury: the Eurotherm3235 RCT Journals Library An error occurred retrieving content to display, please try again. >> >> >> Page Not Found Page not found (404) Sorry - the page you requested could not be found. Please choose a page from the navigation or try a website search above to find the information you need (...) . >> >> >> >> Issue {{metadata .Issue }} Toolkit 1)"> 0)"> {{metadata.Title}} {{metadata.Headline}} Therapeutic hypothermia after traumatic brain injury resulted in poorer functional recovery and higher mortality than standard care alone. {{author}} {{($index , , , , , & . Peter JD Andrews 1, * , H Louise Sinclair 1 , Aryelly Rodríguez 2 , Bridget Harris 1 , Jonathan Rhodes 3 , Hannah Watson 3 , Gordon Murray 2 1 Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK 2 Centre for Population

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8. Association Between Traumatic Brain Injury and Risk of Suicide.

Association Between Traumatic Brain Injury and Risk of Suicide. Importance: Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) can have serious long-term consequences, including psychiatric disorders. However, few studies have assessed the association between TBI and risk of suicide. Objective: To examine the association between TBI and subsequent suicide. Design, Setting, and Participants: Retrospective cohort study using nationwide registers covering 7 418 391 individuals (≥10 years) living in Denmark (1980 (...) -2014) with 164 265 624 person-years' follow-up; 567 823 (7.6%) had a medical contact for TBI. Data were analyzed using Poisson regression adjusted for relevant covariates, including fractures not involving the skull, psychiatric diagnoses, and deliberate self-harm. Exposure: Medical contacts for TBI recorded in the National Patient Register (1977-2014) as mild TBI (concussion), skull fracture without documented TBI, and severe TBI (head injuries with evidence of structural brain injury). Main

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9. Traumatic brain injury

Traumatic brain injury Top results for traumatic brain injury - Trip Database or use your Google+ account Turning Research Into Practice My query is: English Français Deutsch Čeština Español Magyar Svenska ALL of these words: Title only Anywhere in the document ANY of these words: Title only Anywhere in the document This EXACT phrase: Title only Anywhere in the document EXCLUDING words: Title only Anywhere in the document Timeframe: to: Combine searches by placing the search numbers in the top (...) search box and pressing the search button. An example search might look like (#1 or #2) and (#3 or #4) Loading history... Population: Intervention: Comparison: Outcome: Population: Intervention: Latest & greatest articles for traumatic brain injury The Trip Database is a leading resource to help health professionals find trustworthy answers to their clinical questions. Users can access the latest research evidence and guidance to answer their clinical questions. We have a large collection

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10. Diagnostic Accuracy of the Veteran Affairs' Traumatic Brain Injury Screen

Diagnostic Accuracy of the Veteran Affairs' Traumatic Brain Injury Screen 29355506 2018 06 25 1532-821X 99 7 2018 Jul Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation Arch Phys Med Rehabil Diagnostic Accuracy of the Veteran Affairs' Traumatic Brain Injury Screen. 1370-1382 S0003-9993(18)30014-5 10.1016/j.apmr.2017.11.017 To comprehensively estimate the diagnostic accuracy and reliability of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Clinical Reminder Screen (TCRS (...) , Mental Health Service, Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital, Hines, IL. High Walter M WM Jr Lexington VA Medical Center, Somerset, KY; Departments of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Neurosurgery, and Psychology, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY. eng IK2 RX000949 RX RRD VA United States Journal Article 2018 01 31 United States Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2985158R 0003-9993 Brain injuries, traumatic Mass screening Rehabilitation Sensitivity and specificity Veterans 2017 03 20 2017 11

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11. The Biomarker S100B and Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: A Meta-analysis

The Biomarker S100B and Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: A Meta-analysis 29716980 2018 06 02 1098-4275 141 6 2018 Jun Pediatrics Pediatrics The Biomarker S100B and Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: A Meta-analysis. e20180037 10.1542/peds.2018-0037 The usefulness of S100B has been noted as a biomarker in the management of mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) in adults. However, S100B efficacy as a biomarker in children has previously been relatively unclear. A meta-analysis is conducted to assess (...) % CI: 30%-38%), respectively. A second analysis was based on the collection of 373 individual data points from 4 studies. Sensitivity and specificity results, obtained from reference ranges in children with a sampling time <3 hours posttrauma, were 97% (95% CI: 84.2%-99.9%) and 37.5% (95% CI: 28.8%-46.8%), respectively. Only 1 child had a low S100B level and a positive CT scan result without clinically important traumatic brain injury. Only patients undergoing both a CT scan and S100B testing were

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12. Early, specialist vocational rehabilitation to facilitate return to work after traumatic brain injury: the FRESH feasibility RCT

Early, specialist vocational rehabilitation to facilitate return to work after traumatic brain injury: the FRESH feasibility RCT Early, specialist vocational rehabilitation to facilitate return to work after traumatic brain injury: the FRESH feasibility RCT Journals Library An error occurred retrieving content to display, please try again. >> >> >> Page Not Found Page not found (404) Sorry - the page you requested could not be found. Please choose a page from the navigation or try a website (...) , Norwich, UK 4 Centre for Trauma Sciences, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK 5 Academic Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK 6 Community Head Injury Service, Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust, Aylesbury, UK 7 Department of Physiotherapy, University of Málaga, Málaga, Spain 8 Lancashire Teaching Hospitals Trust, Preston, UK 9 Health Sciences Research Centre, University of Salford, Salford, UK * Corresponding author Email

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13. Revisited: A Systematic Review of Therapeutic Hypothermia for Adult Patients Following Traumatic Brain Injury

Revisited: A Systematic Review of Therapeutic Hypothermia for Adult Patients Following Traumatic Brain Injury 29601315 2018 05 15 1530-0293 46 6 2018 Jun Critical care medicine Crit. Care Med. Revisited: A Systematic Review of Therapeutic Hypothermia for Adult Patients Following Traumatic Brain Injury. 972-979 10.1097/CCM.0000000000003125 Therapeutic hypothermia has been of topical interest for many years and with the publication of two international, multicenter randomized controlled trials (...) , the evidence base now needs updating. The aim of this systematic review of randomized controlled trials is to assess the efficacy of therapeutic hypothermia in adult traumatic brain injury focusing on mortality, poor outcomes, and new pneumonia. The following databases were searched from January 1, 2011, to January 26, 2018: Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trial, MEDLINE, PubMed, and EMBASE. Only foreign articles published in the English language were included. Only articles that were randomized

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14. Characterization of children hospitalized with traumatic brain injuries after building falls

Characterization of children hospitalized with traumatic brain injuries after building falls 29637457 2018 11 14 2197-1714 5 Suppl 1 2018 Apr 10 Injury epidemiology Inj Epidemiol Characterization of children hospitalized with traumatic brain injuries after building falls. 15 10.1186/s40621-018-0141-3 Unintentional falls cause a substantial proportion of pediatric traumatic brain injury (TBI), with building falls carrying particularly high risk for morbidity and mortality. The cohort of children (...) SL Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA. Pomerantz Wendy J WJ Division of Emergency Medicine, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA. eng Journal Article 2018 04 10 Germany Inj Epidemiol 101652639 2197-1714 Building fall Fall Traumatic brain injury 2018 4 12 6 0 2018 4 11 6 0 2018 4 11 6 1 epublish 29637457 10.1186/s40621-018-0141-3 10.1186/s40621-018-0141-3 PMC5893516 Pediatrics. 1993 Jul

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15. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Traumatic Brain Injury and/or PTSD

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Traumatic Brain Injury and/or PTSD Management Briefs eBrief-no143 -- Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for TBI and PTSD Enter search terms Button to search HSRD ® Inside VA Budget and Performance Inside the News Room National Observances Special Events » » » » » Management Briefs eBrief-no143 -- Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for TBI and PTSD Health Services Research & Development Management eBrief no. 143 » Issue 143 April 2018 The report is a product of the VA/HSR&D Quality (...) Enhancement Research Initiative (QUERI) Evidence-Based Synthesis Program. Evidence Brief: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Traumatic Brain Injury and/or PTSD Following certain types of injuries, our bodies may demand more oxygen than is available in the normal air we breathe to supply our cells with the fuel necessary for healing processes (i.e., metabolism, cellular growth and repair). Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) is designed to increase the supply of oxygen to our blood and tissues. In normal air

Veterans Affairs - R&D2018

16. Unpicking the Gordian knot: a systems approach to traumatic brain injury care in low-income and middle-income countries

Unpicking the Gordian knot: a systems approach to traumatic brain injury care in low-income and middle-income countries 29607105 2018 11 14 2059-7908 3 2 2018 BMJ global health BMJ Glob Health Unpicking the Gordian knot: a systems approach to traumatic brain injury care in low-income and middle-income countries. e000768 10.1136/bmjgh-2018-000768 Bashford Tom T 0000-0003-0228-9779 NIHR Global Health Research Group for Neurotrauma, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK. Engineering Design Centre

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17. Evidence Brief: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) for Traumatic Brain Injury and/or Post-traumatic Stress Disorder

Evidence Brief: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) for Traumatic Brain Injury and/or Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Enter search terms Button to search HSRD ® Inside VA Budget and Performance Inside the News Room National Observances Special Events » » » » » Evidence Brief: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) for Traumatic Brain Injury and/or Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Health Services Research & Development Evidence Brief: Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) for Traumatic Brain Injury (...) of hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) for the treatment of traumatic brain injury (TBI), posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), or their cooccurrence. Findings from this evidence brief will be used to inform considerations of clinical use of HBOT in Veterans with TBI and/or PTSD. Key Questions KQ1: What are the potential benefits of HBOT for the treatment of TBI and/or PTSD? KQ2: What are the potential risks of using HBOT for the treatment of TBI and/or PTSD? KQ3: Do the benefits or risks of HBOT differ per

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18. Cognitive rehabilitation therapy for traumatic brain injury (TBI)

Cognitive rehabilitation therapy for traumatic brain injury (TBI) Cognitive rehabilitation therapy for traumatic brain injury (TBI) Cognitive rehabilitation therapy for traumatic brain injury (TBI) HAYES, Inc Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation HAYES, Inc. Cognitive rehabilitation therapy for traumatic brain injury (TBI (...) ) Lansdale: HAYES, Inc. Directory Publication. 2017 Authors' conclusions Rationale: Cognitive rehabilitation therapy (CRT) is a treatment approach used for patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI) that focuses on improving cognitive impairments on attention, memory and learning, affect and expression, problem solving, and executive function. Technology Description: CRT is most often used as part of a comprehensive, multidisciplinary program that also involves traditional speech and language therapy

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19. Therapeutic hypothermia for intacranial hypertension following traumatic brain injury

Therapeutic hypothermia for intacranial hypertension following traumatic brain injury Health Policy Advisory Committee on Technology Technology Brief Therapeutic hypothermia for intracranial hypertension following traumatic brain injury December 2016 © State of Queensland (Queensland Department of Health) 2016 This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives 3.0 Australia licence. In essence, you are free to copy and communicate the work in its current (...) Committee (HPC). AHMAC supports HealthPACT through funding. This Brief was prepared by Benjamin Ellery and Jacqueline Parsons from Adelaide Health Technology Assessment, University of Adelaide.Hypothermia for intracranial hypertension: December 2016 i Summary of findings A body of high-level but inconsistent evidence was identified on the topic of therapeutic hypothermia for patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI) compared to standard normothermic care. Older evidence (pre-2009) in a relatively

COAG Health Council - Horizon Scanning Technology Briefs2018

20. Clinical Utility of the Patient Health Questionnaire-9 in the Assessment of Major Depression After Broad-Spectrum Traumatic Brain Injury

Clinical Utility of the Patient Health Questionnaire-9 in the Assessment of Major Depression After Broad-Spectrum Traumatic Brain Injury 28647552 2017 12 12 2017 12 12 1532-821X 98 12 2017 Dec Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation Arch Phys Med Rehabil Clinical Utility of the Patient Health Questionnaire-9 in the Assessment of Major Depression After Broad-Spectrum Traumatic Brain Injury. 2514-2519 S0003-9993(17)30410-0 10.1016/j.apmr.2017.05.019 To determine the predictive validity (...) of the Patient Health Questionnaire-9 (PHQ-9) when screening for symptoms of depression after traumatic brain injury. Retrospective analysis of data collected as part of routine clinical outpatient care over a period of 30 months. Regional rehabilitation facility. Persons (N=137) with mild to severe traumatic brain injury who were referred for neuropsychological evaluation within 1 to 12 months. Not applicable. PHQ-9 and Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2-Restructured Form. PHQ-9 scores ≥10 had

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