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Multimodal neuromonitoring catheter insertion

2019 24 Jan

Secondary complications   Reports on secondary complications arising from insertion of a multimodal monitoring sensor using a dual lumen introducer kit in patients with subarachnoid haemorrhage, head injury or intracranial haemorrhage.   Maintenance of sufficient cerebral oxygen supply to meet metabolic demand is a key goal in managing... Read more

Volume 18 - Issue 1, 2018

2018 16 Mar

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Complications of decompressive craniectomy in neurological emergencies

2018 16 Mar

There are a number of complications related to the use of decompressive surgery. The most important thing to bear in mind is these complications can impair recovery. What is a decompressive craniectomy? Decompressive craniectomy is a surgical procedure where a large section of the skull is removed and the underlying dura mater exposed. Primary... Read more