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Intensive care unit variables and outcome after pediatric traumatic brain injury: a retrospective study of survivors.
|Title||Intensive care unit variables and outcome after pediatric traumatic brain injury: a retrospective study of survivors.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2008|
|Authors||Salorio CF, Slomine BS, Guerguerian A-M, Christensen JR, White JRM, Natale JE, Shaffner DH, Grados MA, Vasa RA, Gerring JP|
|Journal||Pediatric critical care medicine : a journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies|
|Date Published||2008 Jan|
Traumatic brain injury is a leading cause of death and disability in children. Hypotension has been associated with poor survival and outcome in children after traumatic brain injury, but the effect of acute hypertension is less certain. The objective was to obtain acute physiologic variables during the early hospitalization period in a cohort of children prospectively enrolled in another study.
|Alternate Journal||Pediatr Crit Care Med|