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Neurosurgery

  • Victor Duval
Chapter

Abstract

The perioperative management of neurosurgical patients requires special considerations – an adequate history may be difficult to obtain, the procedure may be technically challenging, and bleeding may be catastrophic.

Keywords

Spine Surgery Neurosurgical Patient Retinal Artery Occlusion Central Retinal Artery Occlusion Permanent Neurologic Deficit 
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Suggested Reading

  1. Gerlach R, Krause M, Seifert V, Goerlinger K. Hemostatic and hemorrhagic problems in neurosurgical patients. Acta Neurochir. 2009;151:873-900.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
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  3. Warner DS. Anesthesia for craniotomy. Can J Anesth. 2002;49(6):R1-R8.Google Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag London Limited 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Department of AnesthesiologyRonald Reagan UCLA Medical CenterLos AngelesUSA

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