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  • Computerised tomography indices of raised intracranial pressure and traumatic brain injury severity in a New Zealand sample

    Barker-Collo, Suzanne; Starkey, Nicola J.; Kahan, Michael; Theadom, Alice; Feigin, Valery L. (New Zealand Medical Association, 2012)
    After traumatic brain injury (TBI) complex cellular and biochemical processes occur¹ including changes in blood flow and oxygenation of the brain; cerebral swelling; and raised intracranial pressure (ICP).² This can ...
  • Incidence of traumatic brain injury in New Zealand: A population-based study

    Feigin, Valery L.; Theadom, Alice; Barker-Collo, Suzanne; Starkey, Nicola J.; McPherson, Kathryn; Kahan, Michael; Dowell, Anthony; Brown, Paul; Parag, Varsha; Kydd, Robert; Jones, Kelly; Jones, Amy; Ameratunga, Shanthi (Elsevier, 2013)
    Background Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is the leading cause of long-term disability in children and young adults worldwide. However, accurate information about its incidence does not exist. We aimed to estimate the burden ...
  • Sports-related brain injury in the general population: An epidemiological study

    Theadom, Alice; Starkey, Nicola J.; Dowell, Tony; Hume, Partia A.; Kahan, Michael; McPherson, Kathryn; Feigin, Valery L. (Elsevier, 2014)
    Objectives To determine the incidence, nature and severity of all sports-related brain injuries in the general population. Design Population-based epidemiological incidence study. Methods Data on all traumatic ...