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:: September 2014


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Clinical Guidelines

CDC - Concussion in High School Sports Guide for Coaches (2005)

NGC - Assessment: Glasgow Coma Scale score. In: Guidelines for the prehospital management of severe traumatic brain injury, second edition. (2007)

NGC - Assessment: oxygenation and blood pressure. In: Guidelines for the prehospital management of severe traumatic brain injury, second edition. (2007)

NGC - Assessment: pupil examination. In: Guidelines for the prehospital management of severe traumatic brain injury, second edition. (2007)

NGC - Concussion, mild head injury. (2005)

NGC - Early management of patients with a head injury. A national clinical guideline. (2000)

NGC - Guidelines for prehospital management of traumatic brain injury. (2000)

NGC - Head injury in children. (2001)

NGC - Head injury: triage, assessment, investigation and early management of head injury in infants, children and adults. (2003)

NGC - Head trauma. (2006)

NGC - Outcomes following traumatic spinal cord injury. (1999)

NGC - (1) Part I. Guidelines for the management of severe traumatic brain injury. In: Management and prognosis of severe traumatic brain injury. (2) Update notice. Guidelines for the management of severe traumatic brain injury: cerebral perfusion pressure. (2003)

NGC - Part II. Early indicators of prognosis in severe traumatic brain injury. In: Management and prognosis of severe traumatic brain injury. (2000)

NGC - Practice management guidelines for the management of mild traumatic brain injury. (2000)

NGC - Practice parameter: antiepileptic drug prophylaxis in severe traumatic brain injury: report of the Quality Standards Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology. (2003)

NGC - Preservation of upper limb function following spinal cord injury: a clinical practice guideline for health-care professionals. (2005)

NGC - Pressure ulcer prevention and treatment following spinal cord injury. (2000)

NGC - Prevention of thromboembolism in spinal cord injury. (1999)

NGC - Traumatic brain injury: diagnosis, acute management and rehabilitation. (2006)

NICE - Head injury: Triage, assessment, investigation and early management of head injury in infants, children and adults (2003)

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Antioxidants - Oxidative Stress

Role of oxidative damage in the pathogenesis of viral infections of the nervous system. (Histol Histopathol. 2005) "Oxidative stress, primarily due to increased generation of reactive oxygen species (ROS) and reactive nitrogen species (RNS), is a feature of many viral infections. Oxidative injury is a component of acute encephalitis caused by herpes simplex virus type 1 and reovirus, neurodegenerative disease caused by human immunodeficiency virus and murine leukemia virus, and subacute sclerosing panencephalitis caused by measles virus."


Supplements - Nutrition

Does melatonin protect or treat brain damage from traumatic oxidative stress? (Exp Brain Res. 2005) "In conclusion, the data indicate that melatonin protects against free radical-mediated oxidative changes in brain tissue by boosting antioxidant enzymes, and in particular lowering lipid peroxidation "

 

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