Traumatic Brain Injury

The traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a physical damage to brain tissue that limits brain function temporarily or permanently. The diagnosis is clinically suspected and confirmed by imaging methods, mainly computed tomography (CT). The first treatment consists of a reliable airway and maintenance of breathing, oxygenation and blood pressure. Surgery is often required in patients with more severe injuries to place monitors, monitor the evaluation of intracranial pressure and control….

September 3, 2018