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Neuro-Trauma and Neuro-Critical Care: Update 2016

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Neuro-Trauma and Neuro-Critical Care: Update 2016
AAST Webinar, March 16, 2016

Presented by:
Dr. Deborah Stein, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland

Moderated by:
Dr. Nicole Stassen, University of Rochester, Rochester, New York

Referenced in presentation:

Predicting secondary insults after severe traumatic brain injury.
Bonds BW, Yang S, Hu PF, Kalpakis K, Stansbury LG, Scalea TM, Stein DM.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2015 Jul;79(1):85-90; discussion 90.

Decompressive craniectomy or medical management for refractory intracranial hypertension: an AAST-MIT propensity score analysis.
Nirula R, Millar D, Greene T, McFadden M, Shah L, Scalea TM, Stein DM, Magnotti LJ, Jurkovich GJ, Vercruysse G, Demetriades D, Scherer LA, Peitzman A, Sperry J, Beauchamp K, Bell S, Feiz-Erfan I, O'Neill P, Coimbra R.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014 Apr;76(4):944-52; discussion 952-5.

Computational gene mapping to analyze continuous automated physiologic monitoring data in neuro-trauma intensive care.
Stein DM, Hu PF, Chen HH, Yang S, Stansbury LG, Scalea TM.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2012 Aug;73(2):419-24; discussion 424-5.

Management of brain-injured patients by an evidence-based medicine protocol improves outcomes and decreases hospital charges.
Fakhry SM, Trask AL, Waller MA, Watts DD; IRTC Neurotrauma Task Force.
J Trauma. 2004 Mar;56(3):492-9; discussion 499-500.

Further reading:

An analysis of neurosurgical practice patterns and outcomes for serious to critical traumatic brain injuries in a mature trauma state.
Morrison CA, Gross BW, Cook AD, Estrella L, Gillio M, Alzate J, Vogel A, Dally J, Wu D, Rogers FB.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 May;80(5):755-63.

Early propranolol after traumatic brain injury is associated with lower mortality.
Ko A, Harada MY, Barmparas G, Thomsen GM, Alban RF, Bloom MB, Chung R, Melo N, Margulies DR, Ley EJ.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 Apr;80(4):637-42.

The role of cardiac troponin I in prognostication of patients with isolated severe traumatic brain injury.​
Cai SS, Bonds BW, Hu PF, Stein DM.
J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2016 Mar;80(3):477-83.