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Monitoring in Neurocritical Care

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Ideal for neurosurgeons, neurologists, neuroanesthesiologists, and intensivists, Monitoring in Neurocritical Care helps you use the latest technology to more successfully detect deteriorations in neurological status in the ICU. This neurosurgery reference offers in-depth coverage of state-of-the-art management strategies and techniques so you can effectively monitor your patients and ensure the best outcomes.

Hardbound, 528 Pages

Published: March 2013

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4377-0167-8


  • Contents

    Section I Background XXX 1 Principles of Cerebral Metabolism and
    Blood Flow XXXBrad E. Zacharia and E. Sander Connolly, Jr.

     2 Why Monitor and Principles of
    Neurocritical Care XXXSyed T. Arshad and Jose I. Suarez

     3 Designing the Neurocritical Care Unit for Better Patient Care XXXMahbub Rashid, Craig Zimring, and Owen B. Samuels

     4 Informatics Infrastructure for the Neurocritical
    Care Unit XXXJ. Michael Schmidt, David K. Vawdrey, and Richard S. Moberg

     5 Nursing and Education XXXDaiWai M. Olson

     6 Quality Assessment in the Neurocritical
    Care Unit XXXAnoma Nellore, Peter D. le Roux, and David A. Horowitz

     7 Brain Monitoring Issues in Pediatrics XXXAnthony A. Figaji

     8 Bioethics and the Family XXXPatricia D. Scripko and David M. Greer

     9 Monitors During Anesthesia: Effects of Anesthetic Agents on Monitors XXXJonathan McEwen, K.T. Henrik Huttunen, and Arthur M. Lam

    Section II Clinical and Laboratory Assessment XXX10 Clinical Assessment in the Neurocritical
    Care Unit XXXRamani Balu, John A. Detre, and Joshua M. Levine

    11 Pain, Sedation, and Delirium in Critical Illness XXXKyla P. Terhune, E. Wesley Ely, and Pratik P. Pandharipande

    12 Outcome Scales and Neuropsychological Outcome XXXRosette C. Biester

    13 Brain Death XXXFarzana Tariq and Peter M. Black

    14 Glucose and Nutrition XXXSarice L. Bassin and Thomas P. Bleck

    15 Hematology and Coagulation XXXMonisha A. Kumar

    16 Monitoring Inflammation XXXAlejandro M. Spiotta, Alan Siu, and J. Javier Provencio

    17 Infection XXXBarnett R. Nathan and John J. Stern

    18 Biomarkers XXXRobert G. Siman

    19 Volume Status and Cardiac Function XXXJose L. Pascual, Jiri Horak, Vicente H. Gracias, and
    Patrick J. Neligan

    20 Ventilation and Pulmonary Function XXXMaurizio Cereda and Patrick J. Neligan

    21 Endocrine Evaluation XXXMatthew R. Sanborn and Carrie A. Sims

    22 Renal, Electrolyte, and Acid-Base Assessment XXXGuy M. Dugan

    23 Gastrointestinal and Hepatic Disorders XXXChristiana E. Hall and Aashish R. Patel

    Section III Electrophysiology XXX24 Evoked Potentials XXXEmmanuel Carrera, Ronald G. Emerson, and Jan Claassen

    25 Electroencephalography XXXPeter Horn, Mauro Oddo, and Sarah E. Schmitt

    Section IV Radiology XXX26 Computed Tomography XXXAsako Miyakoshi and Wendy A. Cohen

    27 Xenon-Enhanced Computed Tomography XXXAndrew P. Carlson and Howard Yonas

    28 MRI in Neurocritical Care XXXDamien Galanaud and Louis Puybasset

    29 PET and SPECT XXXThomas Geeraerts and David K. Menon

    Section V Cerebral Blood Flow XXX30 Neurosonology: Transcranial Doppler and Transcranial Color-Coded Duplex Sonography XXXJaroslaw Krejza and Michal Arkuszewski

    31 Laser Doppler Flowmetry, Thermal Diffusion Flowmetry, and Orthogonal Polarizing Spectral Imaging XXXFrederik A. Pennings

    32 Jugular Bulb Oximetry XXXAmit Prakash and Basil F. Matta

    33 Near Infrared Spectroscopy XXXPippa G. Al-Rawi and Peter J. Kirkpatrick

    Section VI Intracranial Monitoring XXX34 Intracranial Pressure XXXRandall M. Chesnut

    35 Brain Oxygen XXXMauro Oddo and Peter D. le Roux

    36 Cerebral Microdialysis XXXMartin Smith

    37 Brain Temperature XXXNino Stocchetti and Elisa R. Zanier

    Section VII Computers, Engineering,
    and the Future XXX38 Device Development XXXGerald P. Roston and Brandon von Tobel

    39 Engineering Issues XXXBrett Trimble and Jens Bracht

    40 Multimodality Monitoring and
    Artificial Intelligence XXXRichard S. Moberg and J. Michael Schmidt

    41 Simulation in the ICU XXXW. Andrew Kofke

    42 Robotic Telepresence in Neurocritical Care: The Next Paradigm in Critical Care XXXPaul M. Vespa

    43 Information Processing, Data Acquisition,
    and Storage XXXPer Enblad, Ian Piper, and Richard O. Sinnott

    44 VISICU and the eICU Program XXXPamela J. Amelung and Martin E. Doerfler

    45 Medical Informatics XXXJ. Claude Hemphill III, Marco D. Sorani, Stuart Russell,
    and Geoffrey T. Manley

    46 Noninvasive Brain Monitoring XXXMarek Czosnyka, Bernhard Schmidt, Eric Albert Schmidt, Rohan Ramakrishna, Pierre D. Mourad, and Michel Kliot

    47 Auditory Signals for Noninvasive Monitors XXXRichard P. Dutton and John M. Sewell

    48 Past, Present, and Future Developments of Intracranial Monitoring XXXDavid M. Benglis, Jr., Brett Trimble, and M. Ross Bullock


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