Successful treatment of cerebral herniation in five patients

N Engl J Med. 1972 May 18;286(20):1075-7. doi: 10.1056/NEJM197205182862003.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Brain Injuries / complications
  • Carbon Dioxide / blood
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage / complications
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage / therapy*
  • Decerebrate State / etiology
  • Dexamethasone / therapeutic use
  • Encephalocele / complications
  • Encephalocele / drug therapy
  • Encephalocele / etiology
  • Encephalocele / surgery
  • Encephalocele / therapy*
  • Humans
  • Hydrogen-Ion Concentration
  • Intracranial Aneurysm / complications
  • Intracranial Pressure*
  • Intubation, Intratracheal
  • Male
  • Mannitol / therapeutic use
  • Middle Aged
  • Oxygen / blood
  • Respiration, Artificial
  • Trimethaphan / therapeutic use

Substances

  • Carbon Dioxide
  • Mannitol
  • Trimethaphan
  • Dexamethasone
  • Oxygen