TITLE

Monitoring and Nursing Assessment

AUTHOR(S)
Arbour, Richard
PUB. DATE
October 2004
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Oct2004, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides an overview of intracranial physiology and assessment findings specific to intracranial hypertension. Causes of intracranial hypertension; Background on the Monroe-Kellie doctrine, which provides the framework for reviewing physiology and treatment for elevations in intracranial pressure; Significance of the onset of intracranial hypertension.
ACCESSION #
14667595

 

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