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Prognostication and Ethics

David Y. Hwang and Douglas B. White.

in Neurocritical Care

October 2018; p ublished online November 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Critical Care; Neurology; Anaesthetics. 3551 words.

This chapter provides an overview of prognostication and key topics in ethics as they relate to the practice of neurocritical care. Challenges with prognostication are summarized. Outcome...

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Surgical Treatment of Hemorrhagic Stroke

Vladimir Ljubimov, Travis Dailey and Siviero Agazzi.

in Acute Stroke Management in the First 24 Hours

May 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Emergency Medicine; Neurology; Anaesthetics. 4225 words.

This chapter describes basic pathophysiology along with evidence-based indications for the decision-making process of medical versus surgical intervention in hemorrhagic strokes. Both the...

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Supratentorial Craniotomy for Mass Lesion

Shaun E. Gruenbaum and Federico Bilotta.

in Oxford Textbook of Neuroscience and Anaesthesiology

January 2019; p ublished online January 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Neurology; Neuroscience. 10652 words.

This chapter provides an introduction to the topic of supratentorial craniotomy for mass lesion. Because there are few randomized clinical trials that guide the decision-making process for...

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Neurophysiologic Monitoring for Neurosurgery

Antoun Koht, Laura B. Hemmer, J. Richard Toleikis and Tod B. Sloan.

in Oxford Textbook of Neuroscience and Anaesthesiology

January 2019; p ublished online January 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Neurology; Neuroscience. 9552 words.

Intra-operative neurophysiological monitoring (IOM) has evolved substantially since its beginnings in the 1970s with somatosensory evoked potentials (SSEP) and facial nerve electromyography...

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Acute Stroke Management in the First 24 Hours

Edited by Maxim Mokin, Edward C. Jauch, Italo Linfante, Adnan Siddiqui and Elad Levy.

May 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Book. Subjects: Emergency Medicine; Neurology; Anaesthetics. 296 pages.

Diagnosis and treatment of acute stroke has advanced considerably in the past 2 decades. Most notably, in cases of ischemic stroke, intravenous alteplase has become the standard of medical...

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Oxford Textbook of Trauma and Orthopaedics

Edited by Christopher Bulstrode, James Wilson-MacDonald, Deborah M. Eastwood, John McMaster, Jeremy Fairbank, Parminder J. Singh, Sandeep Bawa, Panagoitis D. Gikas, Tim Bunker, Grey Giddins, Mark Blyth, David Stanley, Paul H. Cooke, Richard Carrington, Peter Calder, Paul Wordsworth and Tim Briggs.

August 2011; p ublished online April 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery; Medical Statistics and Methodology; Anatomy; Haematology; Anaesthetics; Pain Medicine; Clinical Radiology; Neurology; Histopathology; Surgical Oncology; Rheumatology; Reproduction, Growth and Development; Paediatrics; Infectious Diseases; Surgical Skills; Medical Microbiology and Virology; Communication Skills; Endocrinology and Diabetes; Critical Care; Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Vascular Surgery; Sports and Exercise Medicine; Rehabilitation Medicine; Neonatology. 1,800 pages.

The Oxford Textbook of Trauma and Orthopaedics provides comprehensive coverage of the relevant background science, theory, practice, decision-making skills and operative techniques required...

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