Accession Number:

ADA592941

Title:

A Randomized Clinical Trial of Allopregnanolone for the Treatment of Severe Traumatic Brain Injury

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 30 Sep 2011-29 Sep 2012

Corporate Author:

CALIFORNIA UNIV DAVIS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2012-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

There is a strong experimental support fo the concept that allopregnanolone will be safe and have beneficial effects on disability when administered as a treatment following acute traumatic brain injury TBI. This study will provide initial data on the safety and effectiveness of allopregnanolone in improving neurobehavioral outcome and reducing mortality in adults with moderate and severe TBI.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE