Association of patterns of mild traumatic brain injury with neurologic deterioration: experience at a Level I trauma center - Kavi T, Abdelhady A, DeChiara J, Lubas E, Abdelhady K, Daci R, San Roman J, Patel UK.

INTRODUCTION: There are about 2.5 million emergency room  visits for traumatic brain injury (TBI) every year and 75%-95% of all TBI patients have mild TBI. Previous studies have suggested that a large proportion of mild TBI patients can be treated in a non...
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