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Shaken Baby Syndrome Summary

Description: Brain injuries resulted from vigorous shaking of an infant or young child held by the chest, shoulders, or extremities causing extreme rotational cranial acceleration. It is characterized by the intracranial and intraocular hemorrhages with no evident external trauma. Serious cases may result in death.

Key Drugs and Agents for Shaken Baby Syndrome

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Retinaldehyde (Retinal) : 1 outcome 1 study in 40 results : IBA
  2. Glutamic Acid (Glutamate) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 7
  3. Protons (Proton) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  4. Paraffin : 2 results : IBA
  5. Formaldehyde (Formol) : 2 results : FDA 1
  6. Amyloid (Amyloid Fibrils) : 2 results : IBA
  7. Riluzole : 1 result : FDA 4 Generic
  8. Propranolol (Inderal) : 1 result : FDA 158 Generic
  9. Tissue Plasminogen Activator (Alteplase) : 1 result : FDA 2
  10. Iron : 1 result : IBA
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Diseases Related to Shaken Baby Syndrome

  1. Hemorrhage
  2. Cysts
  3. Craniocerebral Trauma (Head Injury)
  4. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
  5. Sudden Infant Death (SID)
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Key Therapies for Shaken Baby Syndrome

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  1. Vitreoretinal Surgery : 1 study in 1 result
  2. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) : 3 results
  3. Vitrectomy : 3 results
  4. Infant Equipment (Crib) : 1 result
  5. Traditional Medicine (Folk Remedies) : 1 result
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