Best practice guidelines for blunt cerebrovascular injury (BCVI)

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Best practice guidelines for blunt cerebrovascular injury (BCVI). / Brommeland, Tor; Helseth, Eirik; Aarhus, Mads; Moen, Kent Gøran; Dyrskog, Stig; Bergholt, Bo; Olivecrona, Zandra; Jeppesen, Elisabeth.

In: Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine, Vol. 26, No. 1, 90, 29.10.2018.

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Harvard

Brommeland, T, Helseth, E, Aarhus, M, Moen, KG, Dyrskog, S, Bergholt, B, Olivecrona, Z & Jeppesen, E 2018, 'Best practice guidelines for blunt cerebrovascular injury (BCVI)', Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine, vol. 26, no. 1, 90. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13049-018-0559-1

APA

Brommeland, T., Helseth, E., Aarhus, M., Moen, K. G., Dyrskog, S., Bergholt, B., ... Jeppesen, E. (2018). Best practice guidelines for blunt cerebrovascular injury (BCVI). Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine, 26(1), [90]. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13049-018-0559-1

CBE

Brommeland T, Helseth E, Aarhus M, Moen KG, Dyrskog S, Bergholt B, Olivecrona Z, Jeppesen E. 2018. Best practice guidelines for blunt cerebrovascular injury (BCVI). Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine. 26(1). https://doi.org/10.1186/s13049-018-0559-1

MLA

Brommeland, Tor et al. "Best practice guidelines for blunt cerebrovascular injury (BCVI)". Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine. 2018. 26(1). https://doi.org/10.1186/s13049-018-0559-1

Vancouver

Brommeland T, Helseth E, Aarhus M, Moen KG, Dyrskog S, Bergholt B et al. Best practice guidelines for blunt cerebrovascular injury (BCVI). Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine. 2018 Oct 29;26(1). 90. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13049-018-0559-1

Author

Brommeland, Tor ; Helseth, Eirik ; Aarhus, Mads ; Moen, Kent Gøran ; Dyrskog, Stig ; Bergholt, Bo ; Olivecrona, Zandra ; Jeppesen, Elisabeth. / Best practice guidelines for blunt cerebrovascular injury (BCVI). In: Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine. 2018 ; Vol. 26, No. 1.

Bibtex

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abstract = "Blunt cerebrovascular injury (BCVI) is a non-penetrating injury to the carotid and/or vertebral artery that may cause stroke in trauma patients. Historically BCVI has been considered rare but more recent publications indicate an overall incidence of 1-2{\%} in the in-hospital trauma population and as high as 9{\%} in patients with severe head injury. The indications for screening, treatment and follow-up of these patients have been controversial for years with few clear recommendations. In an attempt to provide a clinically oriented guideline for the handling of BCVI patients a working committee was created. The current guideline is the end result of this committees work. It is based on a systematic literature search and critical review of all available publications in addition to a standardized consensus process. We recommend using the expanded Denver screening criteria and CT angiography (CTA) for the detection of BCVI. Early antithrombotic treatment should be commenced as soon as considered safe and continued for at least 3months. A CTA at 7days to confirm or discard the diagnosis as well as a final imaging control at 3months should be performed.",
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AU - Jeppesen, Elisabeth

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