Multimodal Monitoring of Evoked Potentials in Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Following a Ruptured Aneurysm

  • P. Christophis
  • K. Roosen
  • A. Hüfner
  • J. Dings
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Neurosurgery book series (NEURO, volume 20)


The most frequent causes of mortality and morbidity after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) are, on the one hand, cerebral ischemia caused by a posthemorrhage vasopathy [3] and, on the other hand, the primary acute increase in intracranial pressure (ICP) due to the rupture [19, 20] and secondary posthemorrhage increase due to swelling or, most frequently, the disresorptive increase in ICP [3, 20].


Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Brain Death Blood Flow Velocity Intracranial Aneurysm Glasgow Coma Score 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Christophis
  • K. Roosen
  • A. Hüfner
  • J. Dings
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  1. 1.Neurochirurgische KlinikJustus-Liebig-Universität GießenGießenGermany

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