TITLE

Brain Death in Infants and Children

AUTHOR(S)
Ashwal, Stephen; Serna-Fonseca, Teresa
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Apr2006, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p117
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on guidelines for the determination of brain death in infants and children in the U.S. Epidemiology of brain death; Occurrence of hypothermia in children who are comatose after catastrophic brain injury; Neuroimaging techniques used to document the absence of cerebral blood flow.
ACCESSION #
20342569

 

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