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The vascular aspects of head injuries

by Cairns, Hugh Sir

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Published by Hospital Escolar de Santa Maria in Lisboa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brain Injuries

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHugh Cairns
    ContributionsFaculdade de Medicina de Lisboa
    The Physical Object
    Paginationpages [375]-410
    Number of Pages410
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27262935M

    Diseases & conditions of the brain & spine • Vascular surgery of the central nervous system • All aspects of general neurosurgery & head injuries • All aspects of spinal & cranial neurosurgery • Additional training & expertise in cerebrovascular surgery • Head & spinal trauma • Pituitary surgery • Author of Outcome following Post. Vascular Injury, Initial Assessment and Management of. Head Injury, Glasgow Coma Score, Neurocritical Care and Management. after Traumatic Brain Injury: Devices. for Monitoring Intracranial. Pressure, Neurocritical Care and Management: Decompressive Craniectomy,

      Traumatic brain injury (TBI) syndrome has emerged as a serious health concern worldwide due to the severity of outcomes and growing socioeconomic impacts of the diseases, e.g., high cost of long-term medical care and loss of quality of life. This book focuses on the TBI pathobiology as well as on the recent developments in advanced diagnostics and acute . Traumatic brain injury (TBI) can occur when something outside the body hits the head with significant force or causes the head to forcefully and rapidly move. There are many causes of TBI, including when the head hits the windshield during a car accident, an impact from a fall, sports or other recreational activities, or trauma from a nearby.

    Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is a wound that was unheard of just a few short years ago. It occurs when a sudden trauma or head injury disrupts the function of the brain.   Vascular dementia is caused by a blockage or lack of blood flow to the brain. Reduced blood flow to the brain deprives it of much-needed oxygen. Lack of oxygen and blood can damage the brain, even.


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The vascular aspects of head injuries by Cairns, Hugh Sir Download PDF EPUB FB2

Traumatic aneurysms and arteriovenous fistulas of intracranial vessels associated with penetrating head injuries occurring during war: Principles and pitfalls in diagnosis and management.

A survey of 31 cases and review of the literature. J Neurosurg ; –Author: Jefferson T. Miley, Qaisar A. Shah, Adnan I. Qureshi. About this book. While there are a number of books on the market that deal with neuronal mechanisms and targets, the proposed book will be the only one to cover the vascular aspects of CNS trauma.

The contributing authors will present basic mechanisms, explain cutting-edge experimental models and techniques, and provide several clinical chapters that provide treating physicians with some insight on the cases that they see in the ICU.

This volume, which focuses on head, thoracic, abdominal, and vascular injuries, is intended to help to meet this need. It will also serve to harmonize the practice of trauma surgery within the European Union and to prepare for the UEMS EBSQ trauma surgery.

Description While there are a number of books on the market that deal with neuronal mechanisms and targets, the proposed book will be the only one to cover the vascular aspects of CNS trauma.

Vascular Mechanisms in CNS Trauma focuses on the vascular aspects of brain and spinal cord trauma. Twenty nine chapters are arranged in three sections—Molecular Mechanisms; Experimental Models and Methods; and Clinical Challenges and Opportunities. The first section addresses topics in the basic biology of brain and spinal cord trauma, ranging from the.

Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection. Toole's Cerebrovascular Disorders.

Transient global amnesia after mild head injury in childhood. Act Nerv Super (Praha). ; 68 Vascular insufficiency and differential distortion of brain and cord caused by cervicomedullary. Traumatic brain injury (TBI) remains the major cause of brain damage for children and young adults.

While preventative measures may act to reduce the incidence of initial blunt trauma, well-tolerated drugs are needed to target the neurologically damaging internal cascade of molecular mechanisms that follow. The Textbook of Traumatic Brain Injury is a must-read for all of those working in any of the multitude of disciplines that contribute to the care and rehabilitation of persons with brain injury.

This new volume is also a potentially useful reference for policymakers in both the public and private sectors. Part III: Neuropsychiatric Aspects. Often the result of an accident or injury, a vascular trauma can be mild, moderate, or severe.

Some common symptoms of vascular trauma are bleeding, bruising, and fractured bones. The experts in the UPMC Division of Vascular Surgery provide the latest treatments for vascular trauma, from minor injuries to emergencies.

Abstract. The knowledge of the pathophysiology after traumatic head injury is necessary for adequate and patient-oriented treatment. As the primary insult, which represents the direct mechanical damage, cannot be therapeutically influenced, target of the treatment is the limitation of the secondary damage (delayed non-mechanical damage).

Vascular Mechanisms in CNS Trauma by Eng H. Lo,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies.

Home. Vascular Mechanisms in CNS Trauma focuses on the vascular aspects of brain and spinal cord trauma. Twenty nine chapters are arranged in three sections―Molecular Mechanisms; Experimental Models and Methods; and Clinical Challenges and s: 1. The book begins by considering the epidemiology, causes and structural neuropathology of closed head injury.

It then considers the impact of closed head injury on memory, cognition, language, communication, personality and social behaviour. Finally it outlines the outcome, the mechanisms of recovery and the prospects for rehabilitation.

The brain and spinal cord from a total of eight teenage and young adult athletes (Supplementary Table 1), four males with recent sports-related closed-head impact injuries sustained 1 day to 4 months prior to death (n = 4; ages 17 to 18 years; mean, years) and four males without history of symptomatic impact head injury or neurological.

Head injuries are injuries to the scalp, skull, or brain caused by trauma. Concussions are the most common type of sports-related brain injury with an estimated million to.

Once a diagnosis of traumatic vascular injury to the head and neck has been made, a multidisciplinary approach is adopted. A neurosurgeon, a neuro-radiologist and a neurologist (all specialist doctors) will often work together to determine the best management strategy.

Sometimes an ear, nose and throat specialist or vascular surgeon may also be. A relatively small external force applied to the head or neck can induce isolated traumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH), which accounts for approximately 11% of fatal head injuries.

We examined the relationship between site of impact and site of vascular injury in 16 cases of isolated traumatic SAH. Head injuries can be broadly divided into blunt force and penetrating, or closed and open injuries, simple in concept, but infinitely variable in individual cases.

The types of injuries are limited in number, but extremely complex in each case. In this chapter, types of head injuries are listed and reviewed in turn with illustrated case examples.

Severe Head Injuries. A blow to the head resulting in prolonged unconsciousness will almost certainly result in brain damage, possibly a fractured skull and bruising or bleeding within the brain itself. It can be fatal either straight away if the damage is extensive enough or later as the blood from the injury causes pressure to be put on the.

Traumatic brain injury and vascular damage. BBB leakage and vascular breakdown, including NVU impairment, have been recognized in acute brain injuries. Yearly, an estimatedAmericans are hospitalized for non-fatal traumatic brain injury (TBI), million are treated in emergency, die as a result of the injury.

Injuries to tissue, muscles, or joints are an uncommon cause of neuropathic pain. Likewise, back, leg, and hip problems or injuries can cause lasting damage to nerves.

While the injury may heal.The one-way vascular system carries blood to all parts of your body. This process of blood flow within your body is called circulation. Arteries carry oxygen-rich blood away from your heart, and veins carry oxygen-poor blood back to your heart.

In. Vascular Mechanisms in CNS Trauma focuses on the vascular aspects of brain and spinal cord trauma. Twenty nine chapters are arranged in three sections―Molecular Mechanisms; Experimental Models and Methods; and Clinical Challenges and s: 1.