Electrical Monitoring of the Brain in Induced Hypotension an Introduction to the Session

  • D. G. McDowall


The proportion of slow-wave activity in the EEG increases in profound hypotension and then burst suppression appears. The duration of the isoelectric periods increases in length and if the blood pressure (BP) is low enough, the record finally becomes isoelectric.


Intracranial Aneurysm Conduction Time Burst Suppression Profound Hypotension Deliberate Hypotension 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. G. McDowall
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of AnaesthesiaThe University of LeedsEngland

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