Ischemic Insult Due to Manual Ventilation in Head Injured Patients with Intracranial Hypertension

  • F. Procaccio
  • G. Menasce
  • L. Sacchi
  • F. Conci
  • C. Betto
  • R. Fontana
  • L. Boselli
Conference paper

Abstract

Manual hyperventilation by Ambu bag is usually and frequently performed during nursing procedures, chest physiotherapy and interhospital transport of severely head injured patients.

Keywords

Catheter Depression Ischemia Diazepam Mannitol 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Procaccio
    • 1
  • G. Menasce
    • 1
  • L. Sacchi
    • 1
  • F. Conci
    • 1
  • C. Betto
    • 1
  • R. Fontana
    • 1
  • L. Boselli
    • 1
  1. 1.Reparto di NeurorianimazioneOspedale Niguarda-Ca’GrandaMilanoItaly

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