30% carotid stenosis in a patient having frequent TIAs
60% carotid stenosis in a patient who has only had a single episode of AF
All of the above
The Frankel grade of a patient with sensation below the level of the injury but no motor function below the level of the injury is:
A patient has been hospitalized due to closed craniocerebral trauma, fracture of the left temporal bone. 6 hours after trauma patient's status has abruptly deteriorated, patient is unconscious, respiration disorders have developed, tonic seizures occur periodically, pupils are wide, reaction to light is weak, left pupil is somewhat wider than the right one. What caused deterioration of patient's status?
Peculiarities of clinical course of brain contusion.
A 9-year old boy has fallen from the tree and has hit his occipital region; a short loss of consciousness has taken place. Child's status is satisfactory, patient reports headaches and dizziness. Cranial radiograms have demonstrated an impressed comminuted fracture of the occipital bone. What treatment is indicated to this patient?
Patient has a cut wound of the inferior 1/3 of the left shoulder. After the injury left hand has hung down. Patient can not extend his wrist, abduct his thumb and extend his fingers. Which nerve has been injured?
Patient has been transported to the specialized traumatological department in the status of alcoholic intoxication. Psychomotor agitation was noted. A subcutaneous hemorrhage has been detected in the left temporal region; hemorrhagic fluid is continuously flowing out of the external acustic meatus. Patient has been diagnosed with alcohol intoxication and therapy has been prescribed. 6 hours after admission patient has developed tonic seizures, anisocoria (left pupil is wider than the right one) and a status of deep spoor. What is the diagnosis?
Patient became a victim of traffic accident and has hit his head against pavement. Patient's status is severe, unconscious state, respiration is intermittent and noisy. A large wound of soft tissues is detected in the frontal region, bone fragments are visualized as well as brain detritus, wound is bleeding.
Indicate management tactics at the pre-hospital stage.
Removal of bone fragments;
*Hemostasis, aseptic dressing;
Removal of brain detritus;
A 42-year old patient was admitted to the clinic with complaints on headache which is worsening in the morning hours and is followed by vomiting, unsteady gait and absent hearing in the right ear. Patient reports "darkening" in her eyes when changing her body position. She has been ill for about 5 years. First, tinnitus in her right ear developed; she has been examined and treated by otorhinolaryngologists with no improvement. Than her hearing in the right ear started to deteriorate. Two years ago deafness of the right ear has occurred. During the last year patient reports headaches in the pre-morning hours. Currently her headache is constant and the above mentioned symptoms have developed. Determine the type of brain lesion.