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Cerebral Blood Volume and Hemoglobin Oxygen Saturation Monitoring in Neonatal Brain by near IR Spectroscopy

  • Marco Ferrari
  • Chiara De Marchis
  • Ivo Giannini
  • Anna Di Nicola
  • Rocco Agostino
  • Sandro Nodari
  • Giovanni Bucci
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 200)

Abstract

Recent advances in perinatal care have brought improvement in the survival rate of very low birth weight (VLBW) and asphyxiated newborn infants over the last decades. Nevertheless the incidence of major neuro-developmental abnormalities in these patients has remained relatively high.

Keywords

Positron Emission Tomography Cerebral Blood Flow Newborn Infant Cerebral Blood Volume Near Infrared Spectroscopy 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Marco Ferrari
    • 1
  • Chiara De Marchis
    • 1
    • 2
  • Ivo Giannini
    • 3
  • Anna Di Nicola
    • 2
  • Rocco Agostino
    • 2
  • Sandro Nodari
    • 4
  • Giovanni Bucci
    • 2
  1. 1.Laboratorio di Fisiopatologia di Organo e di Sistema Istituto Superiore di SanitáRomaItaly
  2. 2.Istituto di Clinica PediatricaI Università di RomaItaly
  3. 3.EniricercheMonterotondoRomaItaly
  4. 4.Ospedale del Bambino GesùRomaItaly

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