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29 Head Injuries
  1. L Tume
  1. PICU, Alder Hey Childrens’ Hospital, Liverpool, UK


This lecture will provide an overview of the pathophysiology of severe traumatic brain injury in children and the intensive care management of a child with severe TBI, focusing on the new WFPICS guidance (2012) and tiers of evidence. It will then present evidence for the nursing management of these children.

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