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Effect of Head Elevation on Intracranial Pressure, Cerebral Perfusion Pressure, and Cerebrovenous Oxygen Saturation

  • G.-H. Schneider
  • R. Franke
  • A. von Helden
  • A. Unterberg
  • W. Lanksch
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Neurosurgery book series (NEURO, volume 21)

Abstract

Treatment of elevated intracranial pressure (ICP) has been shown to decrease mortality and to improve neurological outcome in severe head injury [4,8].

Keywords

Cerebral Blood Flow Mean Arterial Pressure Intracranial Pressure Intracranial Hypertension Cerebral Perfusion Pressure 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • G.-H. Schneider
    • 1
  • R. Franke
    • 1
  • A. von Helden
    • 1
  • A. Unterberg
    • 1
  • W. Lanksch
    • 1
  1. 1.Neurochirurgische Forschung Universitätsklinikum Rudolf VirchowFreie Universität BerlinBerlin 19Germany

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