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Title Cerebral herniation syndromes and intracranial hypertension / edited by Matthew Koenig
Published New Brunswick, New Jersey : Rutgers University Press, [2016]


Description 1 online resource (xiii, 232 pages) : illustrations
Series Updates in neurocritical care
Updates in neurocritical care.
Contents Pathophysiology of intracranial hypertension and cerebral herniation syndromes / Kevin Sheth, Margy McCullough -- Intracranial pressure monitoring and waveforms / Syed Kazmi, Christos Lazaridis -- Controversies in intracranial pressure monitoring / Kristine O'Phelan, Starane A.I. Sheperd, Indira DeJesus-Alvelo -- Cerebral herniation syndromes / Scott A. Marshall, Adam M. Willis -- Osmotic agents for treatment of intracranial hypertension and cerebral edema / Julia C. Durrant, Holly E. Hinson -- Metabolic suppression and induced hypothermia for treatment of intracranial hypertension / Chad M. Miller -- Surgical management of intracranial hypertension and cerebral herniation syndromes / Shelly Timmons -- Multi-compartment management of intracranial hypertension / Margaret Laureman, Deborah Stein -- The role of intracranial pressure in multimodality monitoring strategies / H. Alex Choi, Suhas Bajgur, Tiffany R. Chan
Summary Bringing together internationally-renowned neurocritical care experts from a variety of neurology, critical care, surgery, and neurosurgery disciplines, Cerebral Herniation Syndromes and Intracranial Hypertension takes a comprehensive look at the complex relationship between intracranial pressure and cerebral herniation syndromes. Drawing from expertise gained working in high-volume medical centers, the book's contributors demonstrate the best practices for offering individualized care to brain injury patients, based on their specific conditions and manifest symptoms
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes In English
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Subject Encephalocele -- Treatment
Intracranial hypertension.
Neurophysiologic monitoring.
Brain -- Diseases.
Brain damage.
Brain -- Wounds and injuries.
Encephalocele -- therapy
Intracranial Hypertension -- pathology
Pseudotumor Cerebri
Brain Diseases
Brain Damage, Chronic
Brain Injuries
Intraoperative Neurophysiological Monitoring
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Brain -- Wounds and injuries
Brain damage
Brain -- Diseases
Intracranial hypertension
Neurophysiologic monitoring
Form Electronic book
Author Koenig, Matthew, 1975- editor.
ISBN 9780813579337