Incidence of delayed traumatic intracranial hemorrhage low in older adults with blunt head trauma
from Neurology Advisor
The use of routine observation and serial cranial computed tomography for the identification of delayed traumatic intracranial hemorrhage (TIH) in older adults with blunt head trauma taking an anticoagulant or antiplatelet therapy is not necessary, considering the incidence of delayed TIH is low in these patients, according to prospective findings from an observational, multicenter study published in JAMA Surgery.
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