Central nervous system resuscitation

T. K. McIntosh, E. Garde, K. E. Saatman, D. H. Smith

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Traumatic injury to the central nervous system induces delayed neuronal death, which may be mediated by acute and chronic neurochemical changes. Experimental identification of these injury mechanisms and elucidation of the neurochemical cascade following trauma may provide enhanced opportunities for treatment with novel neuroprotective strategies.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)527-550
Number of pages24
JournalEmergency Medicine Clinics of North America
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1997

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Funding Information:
This work was supported, in part, by Grants NS08803 and NS26818 from The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, GM34690 from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, and AG12527 from the National Institute of Aging.

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  • Emergency Medicine


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