Management of the head-injured patient is designed to prevent secondary injury and to provide the neurosurgeon with a live patient who has some hope of recovery. This review sets out the background essentials for the non-neurosurgeon dealing with the initial care of a head-injured patient.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh|
|Publication status||Published - 2001|
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