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Guidelines for the Management of Severe Traumatic Brain Injury, Third Edition


Prophylaxis for VTE includes sequential compression devices (nonpharmacological) and low-dose anticoagulant medications (pharmacological). American Heart Association/ American Stroke Association guidelines have recommended low-dose unfractionated heparin or low-molecular weight heparin use early after ICH since 2007 1).


The 13th Interim Meeting of the World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies was held in Nagoya Japan in November 2007.


In 2007, Rutten et al., described the combination of CT and MRI as limited in the diagnosis of local skull involvement from adjacent intracranial meningioma. In their study, the authors demonstrated that skull base tumors could be clearly visualised with 18F-tyrosine PET, even after radiation therapy 2)

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Broderick J, Connolly S, Feldmann E, Hanley D, Kase C, Krieger D, et al; American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Stroke Council; American Heart Association/American Stroke Association High Blood Pressure Research Council; Quality of Care and Outcomes in Research Interdisciplinary Working Group. Guidelines for the management of spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage in adults: 2007 update: a guideline from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Stroke Council, High Blood Pressure Research Council, and the Quality of Care and Outcomes in Research Interdisciplinary Working Group. Circulation. 2007;116:e391–e413. doi: 10.1161/ CIRCULATIONAHA.107.183689.
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Rutten I, Cabay JE, Withofs N, Lemaire C, Aerts J, Baart V, et al.: PET/CT of skull base meningiomas using 2–18F-fluoro-L-tyro-sine: initial report. J Nucl Med 48:720–5, 2007
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