Predictors of hospital mortality and the related burden of disease in severe traumatic brain injury: a prospective multicentric study in Brazil - Areas FZ, Schwarzbold ML, Diaz AP, Rodrigues IK, Sousa DS, Ferreira CL, Quevedo J, Lin K, Kupek E, Ritter C, Dal Pizzol F, Walz R.

Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a worldwide social, economic, and health problem related to premature death and long-term disabilities. There were no prospective and multicentric studies analyzing the predictors of TBI related mortality and estimating the ...
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Source: TIME: Health - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Uncategorized HealthSummit19 Mental Health/Psychology onetime syndication Source Type: news
ConclusionWe found that there is a lack of high-quality evidence-based studies on the pharmacological treatment of PTH. Future studies are highly needed and must emphasize open-label studies with rigorous methodology or RCTs with a placebo-controlled design.
Source: The Journal of Headache and Pain - Category: Neurology Source Type: research
One of the crimes currently affecting our society is intimate partner violence (IPV), which is regarded as a major global health issue especially affecting women. These health problems concern every citizen, but even more so for women with disabilities who...
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This article explores the pathophysiology, identification, and treatment of military service –connected trauma-related and stressor-related disorders. Particular attention is given to trauma informed care, evidence-based practice recommendations, and the sequencing of psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy in pursuit of optimal patient outcomes.
Source: Nursing Clinics of North America - Category: Nursing Authors: Source Type: research
This paper describes and reflects on the practice of a UK based Community Learning Disabilities Team as it began to become aware of the increasing number of referrals of clients with learning disabilities also experiencing abuse. The paper describes how th...
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Discussion: The findings suggest that a score of ≥22 on the PCS should alert clinicians to the possibility that patients might also be experiencing clinically significant symptoms of depression or PTSD. Greater attention to the detection and treatment of mental health conditions associated with whiplash injury might contribute to more positive recovery outcomes.
Source: The Clinical Journal of Pain - Category: Anesthesiology Tags: Original Articles Source Type: research
This study investigates the impact of depressive symptoms on the WLE of a large sample of Danish emp...
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OBJECTIVE: Unintentional injuries such as road traffic injuries constitute a major facet of health and disability in low- and middle-income countries. Survivors of moderate or severe unintentional injuries are at risk of psychological distress, although ma...
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CONCLUSIONS: The authors' findings provide insight regarding the mechanisms of spinal cord stimulation failure that resulted in total removal of the implanted system. The relationship between spinal cord stimulation failure and certain psychiatric disorders, such as PTSD, depression, and anxiety, is highlighted. Ultimately, this work may shed light on potential avenues to reduce morbidity and improve patient outcomes. PMID: 31585414 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Journal of Neurosurgery.Spine - Category: Neurosurgery Authors: Tags: J Neurosurg Spine Source Type: research
Conditions:   Cranioplasty;   Disability Physical;   Trauma Intervention:   Procedure: Cranioplasty Sponsor:   Assiut University Recruiting
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