Cerebral Hemodynamics and Metabolism Following Brain Trauma. Demonstration of Luxury Perfusion Following Brain-Stem Laceration

  • J. S. Meyer
  • A. Kondo
  • F. Nomura
  • K. Sakamoto
  • T. Teraura

Abstract

Changes in cerebral blood flow and metabolism were correlated with the EEG in 64 experiments in 58 baboons during concussion, contusion or brain-stem laceration.

Keywords

Ischemia Lactate Dementia Pyruvate Pentobarbital 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. S. Meyer
    • 1
  • A. Kondo
    • 1
  • F. Nomura
    • 1
  • K. Sakamoto
    • 1
  • T. Teraura
    • 1
  1. 1.Wayne State UniversityDetroitUSA

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