At this time the most significant contribution EEG monitoring can make to patient care, is that of the early detection of cerebral dysfunction, especially that due to ischemia. Several possible causes of reduced cerebral oxygen delivery are shown in Table 2.


Cerebral Ischemia Cerebral Perfusion Pressure Body Core Temperature High Dose Opioid Cerebral Oxygen Delivery 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Enno Freye
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    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Vascular Surgery and Renal TransplantationHeinrich Heine University of DüsseldorfGermany
  2. 2.Department of Central DiagnosticsRheinische Landes- und Hochschulklinik in the University Clinics of EssenGermany

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