Pharmacologic Toll-like Receptor 4 Inhibition Ameliorates Early Astrogliosis Improving Neurocognitive Outcomes Following Traumatic Brain Injury

Isam Nasr, director of pediatric trauma at Johns Hopkins, discusses his presentation on traumatic brain injury (TBI) that took place during the 2023 American Pediatric Surgical Association annual meeting. TBI is a significant health concern for the pediatric population, and it can result in long-term disability and cognitive impairment.

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Isam Nasr, MD

Isam Nasr, MD

Director of Pediatric Trauma Program, Division of Pediatric Surgery; Assistant Professor of Surgery

Isam Nasr is a pediatric trauma surgeon within the Johns Hopkins Department of Surgery and Johns Hopkins Children's Center. Dr. Nasr specializes in the advanced treatment of trauma and critical care injuries among children. He is trained ...

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