Recent advances in neurotraumatology
Norio Nakamura, Takuo Hashimoto, Masaharu Yasue
Springer-Verlag, 1993 - Medical - 483 pages
The contriubtions submitted at the International Conference on Recent Advances in Neurotraumatology (ICRAN 1992) in September 1992 are presented in this volume. The main topics are: 1) chronic subdural hematoma in adults, 2) neuroimaging in CNS injury, and 3) cell damage and repair in CNS injury. The newest developments in all these areas - treatment modalities, MRI and PET, and basic and clinical research - are discussed.
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10 Acute Epidual and Subdrual Hematoma
The Management of Acute Neurotrauma in Rural and Remote Locations
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