Tag Moderate Head Injury
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Moderate Head Injury

DEFINITION Moderate Head Injury = post non-surgical resuscitation GCS 9-12 PROGNOSTIC DETERMINANTS age > 60 pupillary reflex abnormalities presence of hypotension or hypoxia CT: collections, traumatic SAH co-morbidities FACTORS WARRANTING ADMISSION TO ICU Patient factors skull # seizures influence of…