Prognostic Assessment of Coma in Relation to Age

  • R. A. Frowein
Conference paper
Part of the Acta Neurochirurgica book series (NEUROCHIRURGICA, volume 28)


Our efforts in contributing to the assessment of posttraumatic coma are based on the increasing number of severe head injuries treated in our clinic in Cologne. There were more than 300 in the last year.


Spontaneous Breathing Brain Damage Severe Head Injury Record Form Coma Grade 
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  1. Frowein, R. A., Steinmann, H. W., auf der Haar, K., Terhaag, D., KarimiNejad, A., Limits to Classification and Prognosis of Severe Head Injury. Advances in Neurosurgery V, pp. 16–26. Berlin-Heidelberg-New York: Springer. 1978.Google Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag Wien 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. A. Frowein
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  1. 1.NeurochirurgischeUniversitäts-Klinik KölnFederal Republic of Germany

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