Traumatic brain injuries nursing

Learn about the best nursing practices for patients with traumatic brain injuries to provide optimal care and support. Discover effective strategies to promote recovery and improve quality of life for these individuals.
A new study suggests there may be a starting point at which blows to the head or other head trauma suffered in combat sports start to affect memory and thinking abilities and can lead to chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, in the brain. Physical Therapy, Traumatic Brain Injury, Brain Injury Awareness, Post Concussion Syndrome, Brain Injury, Occupational Therapist, Concussions, Medical Knowledge, Neurology

A new study suggests there may be a starting point at which blows to the head or other head trauma suffered in combat sports start to affect memory and thinking abilities and can lead to chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, in the brain.

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Head injuries can be open or closed. A closed injury does not break through the skull. With an open, or penetrating, injury, an object pierces the skull and enters brain tissue. Closed injuries are not always less severe than open injuries. It is important to know the warning signs of a moderate or severe head injury. Humour, Nursing Students, Warning Signs, Nursing Mnemonics, Medical Knowledge, Pediatric Nursing, Nursing Education, Head Injury Nursing, Nursing Career

Head injuries can be open or closed. A closed injury does not break through the skull. With an open, or penetrating, injury, an object pierces the skull and enters brain tissue. Closed injuries are not always less severe than open injuries. It is important to know the warning signs of a moderate or severe head injury.

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WSES consensus conference guidelines: monitoring and management of severe adult traumatic brain injury patients with polytrauma in the first 24 hours | World Journal of Emergency Surgery | Full Text Critical Care, Interventional Radiology, General Surgery, Trauma Center, Mean Arterial Pressure, Traumatic Brain Injury, Acute Care, Brain Injury, Brain Damage

The acute phase management of patients with severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) and polytrauma represents a major challenge. Guidelines for the care of these complex patients are lacking, and worldwide variability in clinical practice has been documented in recent studies. Consequently, the World Society of Emergency Surgery (WSES) decided to organize an international consensus conference regarding the monitoring and management of severe adult TBI polytrauma patients during the first…

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Anna Volpe