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Comments on prognostic role of copeptin after traumatic brain injury: A systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies

Published:November 13, 2017DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2017.11.026
      With great interest, we have read the recently published systematic review and meta-analysis by ChoiKS et al. [
      • Choi K.-S.
      • Cho Y.
      • Jang B.-H.
      • Kim W.
      • Ahn C.
      • Lim T.H.
      • et al.
      Prognostic role of copeptin after traumatic brain injury: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies.
      ] entitled “Prognostic role of copeptin after traumatic brain injury: A systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies". Accordingly the authors assessed the prognostic characteristic of copeptin in predicting functional outcome and mortality after traumatic brain injury (TBI), and found that plasma copeptin level was higher in patients with adverse outcomes of TBI.
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