The incidence of traumatic mind harm in Tehran, Iran.
Mind Inj. 2018 Feb 06;:1-6
Authors: Reza A, Riahi E, Daneshi A, Golchini E
PRIMARY OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the demographics, causes, therapy and final result of traumatic mind harm (TBI) in Tehran, Iran.
RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS: This retrospective research was performed in a serious trauma centre in south of Tehran utilizing medical information registry of 3818 traumatic sufferers who admitted to the hospital from 2009 to 2013. The primary components measured have been the exterior explanation for trauma, the kind of TBI, and therapy final result.
MAIN OUTCOMES AND RESULTS: The best charge of TBIs occurred in age classes 21?30 (31.5%), 31?40 (19.2%) and 41?50 (12.three%) years. Transport accidents have been the most typical explanation for TBIs (2915 circumstances, 76.four%). Probably the most frequent sorts of head accidents have been subarachnoid (1676, 43.9%) subdural (1140, 29.eight%), and epidural haemorrhage (974, 25.5%). A binomial logistic regression confirmed that mortality (612 sufferers, 16%) was considerably related to the exterior explanation for TBI, the kind of foremost and extra head accidents, cervical backbone harm, intra-abdominal organ harm, having a mind or stomach surgical procedure, and size of hospital keep.
CONCLUSION: The mechanism of TBI, the kind of head accidents, and accompanying backbone and stomach accidents have been vital prognostic components in traumatic sufferers.
PMID: 29405787 [PubMed – as supplied by publisher]