Intracranial pressure (ICP) is a physiologic parameter which has considerable importance in the maintenance of a normal cerebral function. Intracranial hypertension is commonly encountered in the management of patients with neurological diseases. This review summarizes the basic elements of intracranial pressure, its measurements, clinical applications and the treatment of intracranial hypertension.
|Number of pages||28|
|Journal||Acta Anaesthesiologica Italica / Anaesthesia and Intensive Care in Italy|
|Publication status||Published - 2002|
- Intracranial hypertension
- Intracranial pressure
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine