Neurological Monitoring in the ICU

  • E. Facco
  • M. Munari
  • S. M. Volpin
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The Neurointensive Care has undergone a great evolution in the past twenty years and nowadays it has become a well defined area of special interest, where the fields of knowledge of Neurology, Neurosurgery, Critical Care and Anesthesiology are joint in a whole. As a result, an increasing number of Neuro-ICU (NICU) have opened in major hospitals allowing a more specific and specialistic approach to critical patients with neurological disorders.


Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Glasgow Coma Scale Intracranial Hypertension Severe Head Injury Compound Muscle Action Potential 
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  • E. Facco
  • M. Munari
  • S. M. Volpin

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