Concluding Remarks on DI Mechanisms

The confusion and controversy regarding the pathophysiology of DI is exemplified by the division that still exists in the use of two classification

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systems: one pathological , and the other clinical , .

While we do not always know the cause of DI, we must not ignore mechanisms altogether, thereby being unable to appreciate risk, determine probability of injury and prescribe effective and rational treatment. Astute clinical observation and focused research must remain the vital tools for unraveling the mysteries of DI.

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