Update 1988 pp 582-590 | Cite as

The Child’s Central Nervous System: Assaults, Monitoring, and Therapy

  • P. R. Holbrook
Part of the Update in Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine book series (UICM, volume 5)


There has been an explosion of interest in child’s brain in the last decade. Summarized in the following are some of the assaults, monitoring modalities, and therapy currently playing roles in the pediatric ICU.


Cerebral Blood Flow Intracranial Pressure Brain Death Severe Head Injury Neurointensive Care 
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