Changes in the Blood Clotting Mechanism During Moderate Hypothermia for Neurosurgical Operations

  • R. Locatelli
  • G. Fiorelli
Part of the Acta Neurochirurgica book series (NEUROCHIRURGICA, volume 13)


The ever increasing number of surgical operations under hypothermia has suggested studies on blood coagulation changes in patients undergoing these operations. Interest was especially centered on surgical procedures for cerebral aneurysm, intra- and post-operative thrombosis and hemorrhage (often lethal) being a common complication.


Cerebral Aneurysm Sono State Electrocardiographic Change Moderate Hypothermia Ventricular Premature Beat 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. Locatelli
    • 1
  • G. Fiorelli
    • 1
  1. 1.Clinica MedicaUniversità degli StudiMilanoItaly

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