THE USE OF 3% HYPERTONIC SALINE IN THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT PEDIATRIC PATIENTS WITH SEVERE BLUNT TRAUMATIC HEAD INJURY-PILOT STUDY .
- At: 2015 FIP Congress in Düsseldorf (Germany)
- Type: Poster
- By: PERVEEN, Feroza (Aga Khan University Hospital , Pakistan, Pharmacy, karachi, Pakistan)
- Co-author(s): Feroza Perveen
Trauma is considered, one of the major causes of morbidity and mortality in children. In the traumatic brain injury hypertonic saline (HTS) has significant role. We have been using 3% HTS in the emergency department (ED) for pediatric patients who presents with severe traumatic head injury. There is no data regarding whether resuscitation with the.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.