Neurological Intensive Care

  • Robert C. Tasker
  • S. Ammani Prasad


Appropriate management of the child with primarily an acute neurological insult requires a working knowledge of the underlying basic pathophysiology. For the purpose of this chapter, head injury will be used to illustrate many of these points, with particular emphasis on their implications in chest management.


Head Injury Intracranial Pressure Glasgow Coma Scale Cerebral Perfusion Pressure Physiotherapy Treatment 
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  • S. Ammani Prasad

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