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*  External ventricular drain
In order to calculate the CPP the intracranial pressure and mean arterial pressure (MAP) must be available. C P P = M A P − I C ... EVDs can be used to monitor intracranial pressure in patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI), subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH ... 226-. ISBN 978-3-319-19668-8. "Care of the Patient Undergoing Intracranial Pressure Monitoring/ External Ventricular Drainage ... Leveling the EVD to a set pressure level is the basis for cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) drainage; hydrostatic pressure dictates CSF ...
*  Primary and secondary brain injury
... and raised intracranial pressure (the pressure within the skull). If intracranial pressure gets too high, it can lead to deadly ... Marion DW (2003). "Pathophysiology and treatment of intracranial hypertention". In Andrews BT. Intensive Care in Neurosurgery. ... low blood pressure); cerebral edema (swelling of the brain); changes in the blood flow to the brain; ...
*  Neurohydrodynamics
Well known for his commitment to research on Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus (NPH), Dr. Marmarou ... Neurohydrodynamics investigates the role of intracranial fluid hydrodynamics (e.g. cerebrospinal fluid, cerebral blood flow, ...
*  Complications of traumatic brain injury
... increased IntraCranial Pressure (ICP), tachycardia, tremors, seizures, fevers, increased blood pressure, increased Cerebral ... Infections within the intracranial cavity are a dangerous complication of TBI. They may occur outside of the dura mater, below ... Other serious complications for patients who are unconscious, in a coma, or in a vegetative state include pressure sores, ... Pneumocephalus occurs when air enters the intracranial cavity and becomes trapped in the subarachnoid space. ...
*  Idiopathic intracranial hypertension
... (IIH) is a condition characterized by increased intracranial pressure (pressure around the ... Intracranial pressure may be increased due to medications such as high-dose vitamin A derivatives (e.g. isotretinoin for acne ... The diagnosis is based on symptoms and a high intracranial pressure founding during a lumbar puncture with no specific cause ... The headache can be made worse by any activity that further increases the intracranial pressure, such as coughing and sneezing ...
*  Visual impairment due to intracranial pressure
... does this reflect intra-cranial pressure or retinal venous pressure?". Neurological research. 21 (3): 243-6. PMID 10319330. ... but they may be potential countermeasures to reduce intraocular pressure (IOP) or intracranial pressure (ICP) in-flight. ... "The Visual Impairment Intracranial Pressure Summit Report" (PDF). NASA. Zwart, S. R.; Gibson, C. R.; Mader, T. H.; Ericson, K ... "The Visual Impairment Intracranial Pressure Summit Report" (PDF). NASA. pp. 5-5. Retrieved 13 June 2012. Otto, C.; Alexander, ...
*  Emissary veins
In general, blood flow is from external to internal but the flow can be altered by increased intracranial pressure. A type of ... They also serve as routes where infections are carried into the cranial cavity from the extracranial veins to the intracranial ... The emissary veins connect the extracranial venous system with the intracranial venous sinuses. They connect the veins outside ...
*  Intracranial pressure
... (ICP) is the pressure inside the skull and thus in the brain tissue and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). ICP is ... Very high intracranial pressures are usually fatal if prolonged, but children can tolerate higher pressures for longer periods ... ICP the cerebral perfusion pressure is calculated by subtracting the intracranial pressure from the mean arterial pressure: CPP ... Intracranial pressure can be measured continuously with intracranial transducers. A catheter can be surgically inserted into ...
*  Intracranial pressure monitoring
The monitoring of intracranial pressure is used in treating severe traumatic brain injury patients. This process is called ... Some non-invasive intracranial pressure measurement methods are currently being studied; these would facilitate diagnostics of ... intracranial pressure monitoring. All current clinical available measurement methods are invasive and use various transducer ... traumatic brain injury or other causes of intracranial hypertension without the risks associated with invasive modalities. When ...
*  Non-invasive intracranial pressure measurement methods
Intracranial pressure Intracranial hypotension Intracranial pressure monitoring Headache Meningitis Space adaptation syndrome ... At this pressure balance point, the applied external pressure (Pe) equals to the intracranial pressure (ICP). This measurement ... "Increased intracranial pressure". MedlinePlus. Allocca JA (February 1982). "Noninvasive monitoring of intracranial pressure". ... "Noninvasive Monitoring of Intracranial Pressure". Petkus V, Ragauskas A, Jurkonis R (May 2002). "Investigation of intracranial ...
*  Sinus bradycardia
Increased intracranial pressure. Rhodotoxin poisoning. As a result of an eating disorder, such as anorexia nervosa. as in ...
*  Brain abscess
Firstly, HBOT reduces intracranial pressure. Secondly, high partial pressures of oxygen act as a bactericide and thus inhibits ... Headache is characteristically worse at night and in the morning, as the intracranial pressure naturally increases when in the ... These symptoms are caused by a combination of increased intracranial pressure due to a space-occupying lesion (headache, ... The treatment includes lowering the increased intracranial pressure and starting intravenous antibiotics (and meanwhile ...
*  Cerebral perfusion pressure
MAP is mean arterial pressure ICP is intracranial pressure JVP is jugular venous pressure This definition may be more ... Walters, FJM (1998). "Intracranial Pressure and Cerebral Blood Flow". Physiology (8, Article 4). Archived from the original on ... Cerebral perfusion pressure, or CPP, is the net pressure gradient causing cerebral blood flow to the brain (brain perfusion). ... Czosnyka, M; Pickard, JD (2004). "Monitoring and interpretation of intracranial pressure". Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, ...
*  Vykunta Raju
"Management of Raised Intracranial Pressure" (PDF). PubMed. "Efficacy of ketogenic ratio diets in refractory epilepsy in young ...
*  Future of space exploration
"NASA - Vision Impairment and Intracranial Pressure". www.nasa.gov. Retrieved 2017-10-24. "Psychology experiment kept six NASA ...
*  Paroxysmal sympathetic hyperactivity
Increased intracranial pressure is another theory. Currently, this theory seems to be less likely than the others. Intracranial ... hypertension classified as a systolic pressure higher than 160 mmHg or a pulse pressure higher than 80 mmHg, tachypnea ... It is helpful in lowering blood pressure and heart rate, but it does not show much of an effect on other symptoms. It may also ... Bromocriptine is a dopamine agonist that helps lower blood pressure. Its effects are modest, but they are not well understood. ...
*  Head injury
This is a very dangerous type of injury because the bleed is from a high-pressure system and deadly increases in intracranial ... The goal of treatment should be to treat the increased intracranial pressure. The prognosis is guarded. Diffuse axonal injury, ... Treatments may involve controlling elevated intracranial pressure. This can include sedation, paralytics, cerebrospinal fluid ... a hematoma within the skull can put pressure on the brain. Types of intracranial hemorrhage include subdural, subarachnoid, ...
*  Craniosynostosis
This causes an increase in the intracranial blood volume, thereby causing an increase in intracranial pressure. This can be ... Gault DT, Renier D, Marchac D, Jones BM (September 1992). "Intracranial pressure and intracranial volume in children with ... the familial rate and the presence of symptoms of elevated intracranial pressure (ICP). Symptoms of increased intracranial ... Intracranial pressure will rise as a result of continued brain growth within the rigid skull. It appears that in children with ...
*  Cerebral circulation
"Intracranial Pressure and Cerebral Blood Flow." Archived May 14, 2011, at the Wayback Machine. Physiology. Issue 8, Article 4. ... Too much blood (a condition known as hyperemia) can raise intracranial pressure (ICP), which can compress and damage delicate ... Neural control Increased intracranial pressure (ICP) causes decreased blood perfusion of brain cells by mainly two mechanisms: ... and the net pressure of the flow of blood into the brain, known as cerebral perfusion pressure, which is determined by the ...
*  Elio García-Austt
Oxygen pressure variation during sleep; Physiology and physiopathology of the intracranial pressure. This research created a ...
*  Airway management
Mobbs RJ, Stoodley MA, Fuller J (2002). "Effect of cervical hard collar on intracranial pressure after head injury". ANZ J Surg ... Kolb JC, Summers RL, Galli RL (1999). "Cervical collar-induced changes in intracranial pressure". Am J Emerg Med. 17 (2): 135-7 ... Even though cervical collars can cause problems maintaining an airway and maintaining a blood pressure, it is not recommended ... Ellis, D. Y. (2006). "Intracranial placement of nasopharyngeal airways: Is it all that rare?". Emergency Medicine Journal. 23 ( ...
*  Basic airway management
Mobbs RJ, Stoodley MA, Fuller J (2002). "Effect of cervical hard collar on intracranial pressure after head injury". ANZ J Surg ... Kolb JC, Summers RL, Galli RL (1999). "Cervical collar-induced changes in intracranial pressure". Am J Emerg Med. 17 (2): 135-7 ... Performing abdominal thrusts involves a rescuer standing behind a patient and using his or her hands to exert pressure on the ... Even though collars for holding the head in-line can cause problems maintaining an airway and maintaining a blood pressure, it ...
*  Concussion
For a period of minutes to days after a concussion, the brain is especially vulnerable to changes in intracranial pressure, ... As the brain swells, intracranial pressure rapidly rises. The brain can herniate, and the brain stem can fail within five ... Head trauma recipients are initially assessed to exclude a more severe emergency such as an intracranial hemorrhage. This ... are often treated as synonyms in medical literature but other injuries such as intracranial hemorrhages (e.g. intra-axial ...
*  Japanese encephalitis
Raised intracranial pressure may be managed with mannitol. There is no transmission from person to person and therefore ...
*  Acute liver failure
The aim is to maintain intracranial pressures below 25 mm Hg, and cerebral perfusion pressures above 50 mm Hg. Coagulopathy is ... Invasive intracranial pressure monitoring via subdural route is often recommended; however, the risk of complications must be ... Neuronal cell astrocytes are susceptible to these changes, and they swell up, resulting in increased intracranial pressure. ... Unfortunately, signs of elevated intracranial pressure, such as papilledema and loss of pupillary reflexes, are not reliable, ...
*  List of Kill Bill characters
Pai Mei hits the victim with his finger tips at five different pressure points on the victim's body, which causes the heart to ... killing him with an intracranial hemorrhage. The Bride then steals Buck's clothes and escapes from the hospital in his truck, ...
*  Skull
Gault DT, Renier D, Marchac D, Jones BM (September 1992). "Intracranial pressure and intracranial volume in children with ... In these cases the raised intracranial pressure can cause herniation of the brain out of the foramen magnum ("coning") because ... A copper beaten skull is a phenomenon wherein intense intracranial pressure disfigures the internal surface of the skull. The ... In some cases, however, of head injury, there can be raised intracranial pressure through mechanisms such as a subdural ...