Risk factors for developing heterotopic ossification in patients with traumatic brain injury

Dizdar D., Tiftik T., Kara M., Tunc H., Ersoz M., Akkus S.

BRAIN INJURY, vol.27, no.7-8, pp.807-811, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 7-8
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.3109/02699052.2013.775490
  • Journal Name: BRAIN INJURY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.807-811
  • Keywords: Heterotopic ossification, traumatic brain injury, functional ambulation category, severity of injury, SPINAL-CORD INJURY, URINARY-INCONTINENCE, BONE-FORMATION, REHABILITATION, TONE
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: To evaluate the possible risk factors of heterotopic ossification (HO) in traumatic brain injury (TBI) patients.