Comments on Nonoperative Treatment of Severe Brain Injuries
All patients unconscious from brain injury should be intubated and hyperventilated in a ventilator. There are obvious advantages to intubate and ventilate all patients with a specified degree of impairment of consciousness. It is more dangerous to await the development of abnormalities and complications, when the institution of this treatment may come too late2, 7.
KeywordsTraumatic Brain Injury Brain Injury Intracranial Hypertension Cerebral Perfusion Pressure Nonoperative Treatment
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