Acute Brain Swelling and Edema by Stimulation of the Medullary Reticular Formation in Cold Injured Brain
In severely head-injured patients with intracranial hypertension, irregular vital signs are frequently observed indicating medullary dysfunction. This study was carried out to investigate the effects of stimulating the medullary reticular formation on brain edema and ICP in a cerebral contusion model.
KeywordsBrain Edema Intracranial Hypertension Medulla Oblongata Medullary Reticular Formation Injured Hemisphere
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