Cerebral Hemodynamic and Metabolic Alterations in Stroke: Formal Discussion of Paper by Dr. Martin Reivich, et al.

  • Thoralf M. SundtJr.
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 78)


I am pleased to have the opportunity to discuss this fine paper by Dr. Reivich and colleagues. There is a considerable amount of correlative data between clinical and laboratory studies presented by these investigators that agrees quite closely with some of our work in this field. Time permits only specific comments referable to three aspects of this work: (1) cerebral auto-regulation, (2) critical cerebral blood flow, and (3) variations in NADH studies with laboratory preparations.


Mean Arterial Blood Pressure Squirrel Monkey Cerebral Autoregulation Locus Ceruleus Cerebral Hemodynamic 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • Thoralf M. SundtJr.
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  1. 1.Department of Neurologic SurgeryMayo ClinicRochesterUSA

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