The Control of ICP Using Three Asynchronous Closed Loops

  • D. J. Price
  • R. E. Dugdale
  • J. Mason


The prevention of secondary brain damage after head injury is the ultimate priority in any neurosurgeon’s management regime. This protective vigil over a vulnerable traumatised brain includes the detection and adequate correction of midline shift, the immediate recognition and treatment of hypoxia and the continuous maintenance of an adequate cerebral perfusion pressure.


Perfusion Pressure Intracranial Hypertension Head Injured Patient Secondary Brain Damage Pulse Wave Amplitude 
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  • D. J. Price
  • R. E. Dugdale
  • J. Mason

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