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Clinical Analysis of Intracranial Hypertension in Severe Head Injury

  • M. Yano
  • Y. Ikeda
  • S. Kobayashi
  • T. Otsuka
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Abstract

It has been emphasized that intensive care is necessary in the management of severe head trauma. Diagnosis and treatment of elevated intracranial pressure (ICP) is especially important. ICP monitoring is useful as an early warning system and for evaluation of therapeutic effects.

Keywords

Glasgow Outcome Scale Severe Head Injury Elevated Intracranial Pressure Severe Head Trauma Intracranial Pressure Monitoring 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Yano
    • 1
  • Y. Ikeda
    • 1
  • S. Kobayashi
    • 1
  • T. Otsuka
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Emergency and Critical Care MedicineNippon Medical SchoolTokyoJapan

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