Brain Death in Infants and Children
- Brain injury following trial of hypothermia for neonatal hypoxic-ischaemic encephalopathy. Shankaran, Seetha; Barnes, Patrick D.; Hintz, Susan R.; Laptook, Abbott R.; Zaterka-Baxter, Kristin M.; McDonald, Scott A.; Ehrenkranz, Richard A.; Walsh, Michele C.; Tyson, Jon E.; Donovan, Edward F.; Goldberg, Ronald N.; Bara, Rebecca; Das, Abhik; Finer, Neil N.; Sanchez, Pablo J.; Poindexter, Brenda B.; Van Meurs, Krisa P.; Carlo, Waldemar A.; Stoll, Barbara J.; Duara, Shahnaz // Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Fetal & Neonatal Edition;Nov2012, Vol. 97 Issue 6, pF398
Objective The objective of our study was to examine the relationship between brain injury and outcome following neonatal hypoxic-ischaemic encephalopathy treated with hypothermia. Design and patients Neonatal MRI scans were evaluated in the National Institute of Child Health and Human...
- Correction. // Archives of Disease in Childhood;Mar2014, Vol. 99 Issue 3, p301
A correction to the article "Brain injury following trial of hypothermia for neonatal hypoxic-ischaemic encephalopathy" that was published in a previous 2012 issue is presented.
- Erratum to: Epidemiology of traumatic brain injury in Austria. Mauritz, Walter; Brazinova, Alexandra; Majdan, Marek; Leitgeb, Johannes // Wiener Klinische Wochenschrift;May2014, Vol. 126 Issue 9/10, p324
A correction to the article "Epidemiology of Traumatic Brain Injury in Austria" that was published online on April 3, 2014 is presented.
- The Epidemiology of Mild, Uncomplicated Brain Injury. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;7/7/89, Vol. 262 Issue 1, p39
Discusses the abstract of the article 'The Epidemiology of Mild, Uncomplicated Brain Injury,' by Jess F. Krauss et al, published in a previous issue of the 'Journal of Trauma.'
- Therapeutic Moderate Hypothermia and Fever. Marion, Donald W. // Current Pharmaceutical Design;Oct2001, Vol. 7 Issue 15, p1533
Fever above 38C that occurs in patients with acute neurosurgical diseases appears to worsen secondary brain injury and ultimate neurologic outcomes. Laboratory investigations are quite clear regarding the adverse effects of fever in terms not only of functional outcomes, but also histologic and...
- Hypothermia did not improve mortality or disability in severe traumatic brain injury. Tasker, Robert C. // Archives of Disease in Childhood -- Education & Practice Edition;Jun2014, Vol. 99 Issue 3, p119
An abstract of a study on the effect of hypothermia on mortality or disability in severe traumatic brain injury and a related comment are presented.
- Effect of mild and moderate hypothermia on hypoxic injury in nearly pure neuronal culture. Yu Hua; Hisano, Kenjiro; Morimoto, Yuji // Journal of Anesthesia;2010, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p726
Purpose: The effects of mild and moderate hypothermic therapy on cerebral injury are still controversial. Our hypothesis is that mild and moderate hypothermia should have some effects on neurons themselves if they really have protective effects. By using a nearly pure neuronal culture, we...
- Cerebrovascular reactivity during hypothermia and rewarming. A. Lavinio; I. Timofeev; J. Nortje; J. Outtrim; P. Smielewski; A. Gupta; P. J. Hutchinson; B. F. Matta; J. D. Pickard; D. Menon; M. Czosnyka // BJA: The British Journal of Anaesthesia;Jul2007, Vol. 99 Issue 2, p237
: Background Experimental evidence from a murine model of traumatic brain injury (TBI) suggests that hypothermia followed by fast rewarming may damage cerebral microcirculation. The effects of hypothermia and subsequent rewarming on cerebral vasoreactivity in human TBI are unknown. : Methods...
- Prolonged Paroxysmal Sympathetic Storming Associated with Spontaneous Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. Yan Liu; Jolly, Suneil; Pokala, Krishna // Case Reports in Medicine;2013, p1
Paroxysmal sympathetic storming (PSS) is a rare disorder characterized by acute onset of nonstimulated tachycardia, hypertension, tachypnea, hyperthermia, external posturing, and diaphoresis. It is most frequently associated with severe traumatic brain injuries and has been reported in...