TBI

March 2016

JC: Is Cooling in Traumatic Brain Injury Not Cool Anymore?

By |March 14th, 2016|

March 17th 2016: Fever Control Management Is Preferable to Mild Therapeutic Hypothermia in Traumatic Brain Injury Patients with Abbreviated Injury Scale […]

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December 2015

JC: EPO following TBI – Live stronger after brain injury?

By |December 14th, 2015|

November 26th, 2015: Erythropoietin in traumatic brain injury (EPO-TBI): a double-blind randomised placebo controlled trial
Presented by Dr Adrian Jubb
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) […]

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October 2015

Quant: TBI Protocol

By |October 19th, 2015|

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JC: A Stitch in Time?

By |October 5th, 2015|

9th October 2015: Early Surgery versus Initial Conservative Treatment in Patients with Traumatic Intracerebral Hemorrhage.
By Dr Pushpaj Gajendragadkar
Following trauma, early surgical evacuation of extradural and […]

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April 2015

Center-TBI Protocol

By |April 5th, 2015|

David Menon and colleagues have published the  protocol for the Center-TBI multi-centre study.

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Center-TBI

By |April 5th, 2015|

CENTER-TBI is a large European project that aims to improve the care for patients with Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). It forms […]

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Assessment of Recovery of Consciousness in Neurocritical Care – Lara Prisco

By |April 5th, 2015|

Lara Prisco is one of our recent fellows who is now undertaking research with Professor Menon in the University Division […]

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Non-Invasive ICP Monitoring – Danilo Cardim

By |April 5th, 2015|

Danilo Cadim is a PhD research student working with Professor Marek Czosnyka in the Department of Clinical Neurosciences at Cambridge. He […]

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March 2015

Critical Care Imaging Day

By |March 17th, 2015|

NCCUeducation is organising a critical care imaging day in Cambridge on May 18th. We will have a half day series […]

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February 2015

JC: Erythropoietin, Transfusion, and TBI

By |February 1st, 2015|

14th February 2015: Effect of Erythropoietin and Transfusion Threshold on Neurological Recovery After Traumatic Brain Injury

Presented by Dr Arun Ramachandran
The most important paper on […]

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October 2014

Quant: Spreading Depolarisation After TBI

By |October 20th, 2014|

We have recently been looking after a complicated trauma patient with brain and chest injuries. The possibility was raised that […]

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July 2014

Intermittent Versus Continuous Cerebrospinal Fluid Drainage Management in Adult Severe Traumatic Brain Injury

By |July 22nd, 2014|

24th July 2014  CSF drainage in TBI

Presented By Dr Birte Feix
A simple, straightforward, single centre study this week which asks a question that will surely […]

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Journal Club Follow Up: DECRA – Decompressive Crainectomy

By |July 2nd, 2014|

Journal Club Follow-up
Dr Steven Bishop
I recently presented the DECRA study on decompressive craniectomy at Journal Club and this blog post provides […]

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June 2014

Decompressive Craniectomy in Diffuse Traumatic Brain Injury

By |June 23rd, 2014|

26th June 2014  DECRA

Presented By Dr Stephen Bishop
At least once each week we discuss whether to perform a decompressive crainectomy (DC) on one […]

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Journal Club Follow Up: Arterial Hyperoxia in Traumatic Brain Injury

By |June 10th, 2014|

A follow up to a recent journal club … we discussed the association between hyperoxia and outcome following stroke last week. This paper and […]

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April 2014

A Trial of Intracranial-Pressure Monitoring in Traumatic Brain Injury

By |April 28th, 2014|

1st May 2014 The BEST-TRIP trial.
Presented by Dr Shanelle Wijesuriya 
We will discuss a recent, important study on the management of traumatic […]

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