Sodium Imbalance in Traumatic Brain Injury Patients: Prevalence, Predictors and Prognostic Significance in a Tertiary Care Centre
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correlate prevalence of sodium imbalance with severity of traumatic brain injury by biochemistry lab reports [ Time Frame: first 10 days after admission in icu or discharge whichever is earlier ]
Secondary Outcome Measures
predisposing factors for development of sodium imbalance in traumatic brain injury patients by logistic regression analysis of data [ Time Frame: first 10 days after admission in icu or discharge whichever is earlier ]
relationship between sodium imbalance and outcome in traumatic brain injury patients by assessing Glasgow outcome score telephonically [ Time Frame: 1st and 3rd month after discharge ]
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Ages Eligible for Study:
up to 80 Years (Child, Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
adult and paediatric patients with isolated traumatic brain injury admitted in ICU in PGIMER
adult and paediatric patients with isolated head injury
age more than 80 years, patient admitted after 24 hours of trauma, chronic kidney disease, chronic liver disease, associated chest trauma, abdominal trauma