Neuroscience critical care

Edited by Sue Woodward and Catheryne Waterhouse

in Oxford Handbook of Neuroscience Nursing

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199547340
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199598052 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Neuroscience critical care

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Head injury management - Basal skull fractures - Decompressive craniectomy - Spinal clearance - Intracranial pressure monitoring - ICU management of raised ICP/CPP - Electrolyte disturbance - Metabolic disturbance - Brain tissue oxygen monitoring - Jugular bulb venous oxygen saturation monitoring - Transcranial doppler - EEG in ICU - Ventilation - Sedation/analgesia/paralysing agents - Arterial blood gas analysis - Tracheostomy - Suctioning - Brainstem death - Organ donation

Chapter.  10051 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neurology ; Clinical Neuroscience

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