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Acute brain and spinal cord injury : evolving paradigms and management / edited by Anish Bhardwaj, Dilantha B. Ellegala, Jeffrey R. Kirsch.

New York : Informa Healthcare, c2008.
xvii, 433 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Summary note:
"The clinical management of patients with acute brain and spinal cord injury has evolved significantly with the advent of new diagnostic and therapeutic modalities. Editors Bhardwaj, Ellegala, and Kirsch present Acute Brain and Spinal Cord Injury, a new standalone reference to help today's neurologists and neurosurgeons keep abreast of all the recent advancements in brain and spinal cord injury. Divided into five sections, traumatic brain injury ischemic stroke, intracerebral and subarachnoid hemorrhage, and spinal cord injury, this text offers the most current medical science and highlights controversies in the clinical management of patients with acute brain and spinal cord injuries."--BOOK JACKET.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Foreword / Edward R. Laws -- Sect. I. Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) -- 1. Decompressive Hemicraniectomy in the Management of Severe Traumatic Brain Injury / Ian F. Dunn and Dilantha B. Ellegala -- 2. Cerebroprotective Strategies in Bedside Management of Traumatic Brain Injury / Ganesh M. Shankar, Ian F. Dunn and Dong H. Kim -- 3. Diffuse Axonal Injury and Dysautonomia / Richard H. Singleton, David O. Okonkwo and P. David Adelson -- 4. Neuromonitoring in Traumatic Brain Injury / Rene Celis and Claudia S. Robertson -- 5. Hypothermia and Pharmacologic Coma in the Treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury / Gordon Li, Shivanand P. Lad, Roland A. Torres and Gary K. Steinberg -- 6. Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury / Zachary N. Litvack and Nathan R. Selden -- Sect. II. Ischemic Stroke -- 7. Decompressive Hemicraniectomy for Large Hemispheric Infarctions / Eric Juttler, Alfred Aschoff and Stefan Schwab -- 8. Anticoagulation in Ischemic Stroke / Carolyn A. Cronin and Robert J. Wityk -- 9. Angioplasty and Stenting of Cervical Carotid, Intracranial, and Vertebral Arteries / Aclan Dogan, Bryan Petersen, David Lee, Gary Nesbit, Lindsay Wenger and Stanley L. Barnwell -- 10. Neuromonitoring in Ischemic Stroke / Kairash Golshani, Emun Abdu and Anish Bhardwaj -- Sect. III. Intracerebral Hemorrhage (ICH) -- 11. Surgical Management of Intracerebral Hemorrhage / Patrick C. Hsieh, Patrick Sugrue, H. Hunt Batjer and Issam Awad -- 12. Management of Blood Pressure and Intracranial Hypertension in Intracerebral Hemorrhage / Gustavo J. Rodriguez, Qaisar A. Shah and Adnan I. Qureshi -- Sect. IV. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage -- 13. Diagnostic Evaluation of Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage / Jonathan A. Edlow -- 14. Surgical Versus Endovascular Aneurysm Exclusion / Aaron W. Grossman, Anil V. Yallapragada and Giuseppe Lanzino -- 15. Diagnosis and Medical Management of Vasospasm and Delayed Cerebral Ischemia / Olga Helena Hernandez and Jose I. Suarez -- 16. Pharmacologic Cerebroprotection in Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage / Yekaterina Axelrod, Salah Keyrouz and Michael Diringer -- 17. Use of Anticonvulsants and Corticosteroids in SAH / Panayiotis N. Varelas and Lotfi Hacein-Bey -- 18. Management of Electrolyte and Metabolic Derangements in Subarachnoid Hemorrhage / Tarik Hanane and Eelco F. M. Wijdicks -- 19. Management of Cardiopulmonary Dysfunction in Subarachnoid Hemorrhage / Thomas P. Bleck -- 20. Neuroradiologic Interventional Procedures for Cerebral Vasospasm / Pascal M. Jabbour, Erol Veznedaroglu and Robert H. Rosenwasser -- Sect. V. Spinal Cord Injury -- 21. Intraoperative Management of Spinal Cord Injury / Dawn Dillman and Ansgar Brambrink -- 22. Medical Management of Acute Spinal Cord Injury / Steven Casha and R. John Hurlbert -- 23. Pediatric Spine Injury / Brian Jankowitz, David O. Okonkwo and Christopher Shaffrey.
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