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ICU Protocols pp 709-712 | Cite as

Acute Intracranial Hypertension

  • Sunit Singhi
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Abstract

Acute intracranial hypertension is a medical emergency requiring prompt diagnosis and management. Appropriate and timely management strategies result in better patient’s outcome in an otherwise severely debilitating or fatal disease process.

Keywords

Mean Arterial Pressure Intracranial Hypertension Cerebral Perfusion Pressure Decompressive Craniectomy Acquire Brain Injury 
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© Springer India 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PediatricsPost Graduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchChandigarhIndia

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