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Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation

October 2011, Volume 26 Number 5 , p 384 - 391


  • P.J. van Kampen MD
  • J.D. Martina MD
  • P.E. Vos MD, PhD
  • C.W.E. Hoedemaekers MD, PhD
  • H.T. Hendricks MD, PhD


Conclusion:Prolonged coma duration and mechanical ventilation, coexistent surgically treated bone fractures and clinical signs of autonomic dysregulation should be given further consideration as potential risk factors for developing clinically relevant HO. Larger-scale studies are needed to develop a valid risk profile that takes into account the interrelationships between variables.

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