Severe Traumatic Brain Injury

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Neglected phases of TBI-apneic and catecholamine surge Severe injury=GCS<8 Suspect elevated ICP if: GCS<8 or GCS ≤ 10 and: Hematoma volume > 30 ml (A,B,C,/2) Midline Shift > 1 cm Pineal shift > 5 mm Compression of the Lateral Ventricles CT Interpretation New BTF Recs B. Level II Blood pressure should be monitored and hypotension […]