Adherence to guidelines for severe traumatic brain injury saves lives

Researchers found a significant reduction in the number of deaths of patients hospitalized in New York State with severe traumatic brain injury between 2001 and 2009. Data from 22 trauma centers in New York State were studied.

Steven M. Sweat‘s insight:

Setting diagnosis and treatment guidelines for emergency medical staff and neurosurgeons seems key to minimizing the risk of serious disability or death following a traumatic brain injury.

http://www.victimslawyer.com/brain-injuries/

See on www.sciencedaily.com

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s