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Diffuse axonal injury (DAI) in moderate to severe head injured patients: Pure DAI vs. non-pure DAI.

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Summary of "Diffuse axonal injury (DAI) in moderate to severe head injured patients: Pure DAI vs. non-pure DAI."

Diffuse axonal injury (DAI) is known to be associated with poor outcome. DAI often associates with other intracranial injuries but their distinct features have not been established. In this retrospective cohort study, we compared clinical outcomes between pure and non-pure DAI patients.

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Name: Clinical neurology and neurosurgery
ISSN: 1872-6968
Pages: 116-123

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