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Evaluation and Management of Traumatic Brain Injury

  • Scott R. Shepard

Keywords

Traumatic Brain Injury Head Injury Glasgow Coma Scale Cerebral Perfusion Pressure Traumatic Brain Injury Patient 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Scott R. Shepard
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  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryUniversity of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical SchoolNew BrunswickUSA

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