Description

Advances in the management of head and spinal cord injury, stroke, brain tumors, and other disorders have improved dramatically in recent years -- and have led to improved care in the neurosurgical intensive care unit. In this must-have book, an expert team of authors integrate these advances into clinical practice by providing valuable tips and advice on the most current and up-to-date treatment strategies. The text covers all important topics in neurosurgical intensive care, from stroke and non-traumatic hemorrhage to intracranial hypertension, epilepsy management, and withdrawing life support. Plus, you'll find analysis of the newest clinical science on all topics, as well as a key discussion of how advanced bedside monitoring techniques can lead to improved patient care.


Key Features:-

  • Provides the newest clinical science on such timely topics as metabolic and nutritional monitoring,
  • Describes how specific techniques can reverse the abnormal physiology of disease processes
  • Written by top neurosurgeons who are experts in intensive care
  • Addresses controversial topics in the field, including withdrawal of care and declaration of brain d

More Details about Intensive Care in Neurosurgery

General Information  
Author(s)Andrews
PublisherThieme Medical Publishers
Edition1
ISBN9781588901255
Pages243
BindingHardcover
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2002