Evaluation of potential closed head injury in patients with known coagulopathy.
A case report is provided of an elderly "minor" trauma patient in whom an acute subdural hematoma developed. The division of traumatology and surgical critical care worked with other hospital departments to develop and implement a trauma care guideline, promote ongoing communication between departments, and monitor compliance with the guideline.
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Jorgensen KA. Evaluation of potential closed head injury in patients with known coagulopathy. Int J Trauma Nurs. 1999 Apr-Jun;5(2):43-8. doi: 10.1016/s1075-4210(99)90030-5. PMID: 10514627.
Medicine and Health Sciences
Patient Care Services / Nursing