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The profile of head injuries and traumatic brain injury deaths in Kashmir

By GH Yattoo and Amin Tabish

Abstract

This study was conducted on patients of head injury admitted through Accident & Emergency Department of Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences during the year 2004 to determine the number of head injury patients, nature of head injuries, condition at presentation, treatment given in hospital and the outcome of intervention. Traumatic brain injury (TBI) deaths were also studied retrospectively for a period of eight years (1996 to 2003)

Topics: Research
Publisher: BioMed Central
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