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Multimodal Neuromonitoring of Patients with Severe Brain Damage

  • Toshiyuki Shiogai
  • Kazuo Takeuchi

Abstract

Neurophysiological brain monitoring (neuromonitoring), is being increasingly applied in the intensive care setting [1]. Neuromonitoring includes conventional EEG, compressed spectral arrays (CSA), measurement of brainstem auditory evoked potentials (BAEP) and short-latency somatosensory evoked potentials (SSEP), also measurement of intracranial pressure (ICP), cerebral perfusion pressure (CPP) [2], and cerebral blood flow, as well as transcranial Doppler sonography (TCD).

Keywords

Brain Death Cerebral Perfusion Pressure Brainstem Auditory Evoke Potential Median Nerve Stimulation Severe Brain Damage 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Toshiyuki Shiogai
  • Kazuo Takeuchi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgeryKyorin University School of MedicineMitaka, Tokyo, 181Japan

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