Latest Publications and Research on Coma
Change of Ascending Reticular Activating System Following Shunt Operation for Hydrocephalus in a Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Patient.
Jang S, Lee H
To demonstrate the change of the ascending reticular activating system (ARAS) concurrent with the recovery of impaired consciousness following a shun... Read More
Neurosurgery 2018 Jul 13
Venous Thromboembolism in Patients With Spontaneous Intracerebral Hemorrhage: A Multicenter Study.
Ding D, Sekar P, Moomaw CJ, Comeau ME, James ML, Testai F, Flaherty ML, Vashkevich A, Worrall BB, Woo D, Osborne J
Patients with spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) are predisposed to venous thromboembolic (VTE) complications, such as deep vein thrombosis an... Read More
Nat. Biotechnol. 2018 Jul 16
Reversal of indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase-mediated cancer immune suppression by systemic kynurenine depletion with a therapeutic enzyme.
Triplett TA, Garrison KC, Marshall N, Donkor M, Blazeck J, Lamb C, Qerqez A, Dekker JD, Tanno Y, Lu WC, Karamitros CS, Ford K, Tan B, Zhang XM, McGovern K, Coma S, Kumada Y, Yamany MS, Sentandreu E, Fromm G, Tiziani S, Schreiber TH, Manfredi M, Ehrlich LIR, Stone E, Georgiou G
Increased tryptophan (Trp) catabolism in the tumor microenvironment (TME) can mediate immune suppression by upregulation of interferon (IFN)-?-inducib... Read More
Brain Inj 2018 Jul 16
The effect of time on cognitive impairments after non-traumatic subarachnoid haemorrhage and after traumatic brain injury.
Tölli A, Höybye C, Bellander BM, Johansson F, Borg J
To compare the effect of time on cognitive impairments after Subarachnoid Haemorrhage and Traumatic Brain Injury and explore associations with baselin... Read More
J Pain Symptom Manage 2018 Jul 12
VALIDATION OF TWO PAIN ASSESSMENT TOOLS UTILIZING A STANDARDIZED NOCICEPTIVE STIMULATION IN CRITICALLY ILL ADULTS.
Klein C, Caumo W, Gélinas C, Patines V, Pilger T, Lopes A, Backes FN, Villas-Boas DF, Vieira SRR
The Behavioral Pain Scale (BPS) or the Critical-Care Pain Observation Tool (CPOT) are recommended in practice guidelines for pain assessment in critic... Read More