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Neurotrauma Management for the Severely Injured Polytrauma Patient [electronic resource]

  • Ecklund, James M. editor. , Moores, Leon E. editor.
  • 2017
Neurotrauma Management for the Severely Injured Polytrauma Patient [electronic resource]
  • Data Type
    Book
  • Title/Author
    Neurotrauma Management for the Severely Injured Polytrauma Patient[electronic resource] / edited by James M. Ecklund, Leon E. Moores.
  • Author
    Ecklund, James M., editor., Moores, Leon E., editor.
  • Authors
    SpringerLink (Online service)
  • Phy Desc.
    XVIII, 340 p. 63 illus., 25 illus. in color. : online resource.
  • Contents Note
    The Difficult Conversation -- Communication Between Teams and Multidisciplinary Rounds and Single Primary POC for Family Communication - Lessons Learned and Who's in Charge? -- Mass Casualty Events and Your Hospital -- Rural and Austere Environments -- Prehospital Care and EMS Considerations in the Polytrauma Patient with CNS Injuries -- AIS vs. ISS vs. GCS ??What?셲 Going On Here? -- Trauma Resuscitation and Fluid Considerations in the Polytrauma Patient with CNS Injury -- Initial Imaging Considerations, Repeat Imaging Frequency -- Evidence Based Review of the Use of Steroids in Neurotrauma -- Interventional Radiology in the Civilian Neurotrauma Setting -- Vertebral artery injuries in penetrating neck and cervical spine trauma -- Clearing the Cervical Spine in Blunt Trauma -- Initial evaluation and management -- Transport of the Neurotrauma Patient -- Multiple Surgical Teams in the O. R. at Once ??Priority of Effort and Who Takes the Lead? -- Laparotomy for refractory ICP -- Associated Musculoskeletal Injuries -- Neuro Anesthetic Considerations -- Decompressive Craniectomy for Severe TBI -- Hemodynamic Considerations in the Polytrauma Patient with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) -- Coagulopathy in Traumatic Brain Injury -- Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis -- Mechanical Ventilation in Traumatic Brain Injury -- Nutrition, Antibiotics, and Posttraumatic Seizure Prophylaxis -- Therapeutic Hypothermia for Traumatic Brain Injury and Spinal Cord Injury -- Rehabilitation in the setting of Neuro-Trauma -- Craniofacial Reconstruction in the Polytrauma Patient -- Functional Restoration for Neurological Trauma: Current Therapies and Future Directions -- Pediatric Neurotrauma -- Care of Patients with Burns and Traumatic Brain Injury.
  • Topical Term
    Medicine.
    Critical care medicine.
    Neurosurgery.
    Traumatology.
    Medicine & Public Health.
    Neurosurgery.
    Traumatic Surgery.
    Intensive / Critical Care Medicine.
  • Host Item
    Springer eBooks
  • Additional Item
    Printed edition: 9783319402062
  • ISBN
    9783319402086
  • Language
    English