Effects of Hyperventilation on Focal Brain Damage Following Middle Cerebral Artery Occlusion
Several experimental and clinical data were presented in the last Lund Symposium on CBF-CSF, demonstrating the paradoxical effects of CO2 on occluded vascular beds . Since the “counter-steal” or “inverse-steal” phenomenon has many physiological and clinical implications, we made the present experiments to investigate the effects of hypocapnia on CBF in focal cerebral ischaemia.
KeywordsAttenuation Lactate Pyruvate WEINSTEIN Antipyrine
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