The Negative Impact of Anemia in Outcome from Traumatic Brain Injury

14 Jun 2016N. Scott Litofsky, Simon Martin, Jenna Diaz, Bin Ge, Greg Petroski, Douglas C. Miller, Stephen L. Barnes

Patient outcome after TBI is worse in patients with lower hemoglobin. Initial hemoglobin and lowest hemoglobin after admission are independently associated with poor outcome

Cross-section study
1 effect
939 subjects

Reported Outcomes


Anemia Lymphatic outcome
Lymphatic system

Concussion (Traumatic Brain Injury) Brain outcome
Minor increase risk of Concussion (Traumatic...
Brain system

Moderate evidence