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Traumatic brain injury related paediatric mortality and morbidity in low- and middle-income countries: a systematic review

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Background The burden of paediatric traumatic brain injury (pTBI) in low-and-middle-income countries (LMICs) is unknown. To fill this gap, we conducted a review that aimed to characterise the causes of pTBI in LMICs, and their reported associated mortality and morbidity. Methods A systematic review was conducted. MEDLINE, EMBASE, Global Health, and Global Index Medicus were searched from January 2000 to May 2020. Observational or experimental studies on pTBI of individuals aged between 0 and...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.wneu.2021.06.077

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0000-0002-5826-8355
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Oxford college:
Kellogg College
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ORCID:
0000-0003-0244-5620
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
World Neurosurgery Journal website
Volume:
153
Pages:
109-130.e23
Publication date:
2021-06-21
Acceptance date:
2021-06-14
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1878-8750
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English
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1183673
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pubs:1183673
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2021-06-28

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