Intracranial Hypertension

Common Name(s)

Intracranial Hypertension

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Intracranial Hypertension" returned 269 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[The use of intravascular hypothermia to correct intracranial hypertension in patients with severe traumatic brain injury].
 

Author(s): A V Oshorov, K A Popugaev, I A Savin, A Yu Lubnin, A G Gavrilov, L B Likhterman, A D Kravchuk, A A Potapov

Journal: Zh Vopr Neirokhir Im N N Burdenko. 2014 ;78(5):41-7; discussion 47-8.

 

Assess to impact hypothermia on ABP, CPP, ICP and cerebral autoregulation. Material and methods. 14 patients with TBI (GOS<9) underwent hypothermia by Thermogard system within 32-35 °C (Zoll, USA). ICP was measured intraparenchymal by Codman sensor. Cerebral autoregulation was estimated ...

Last Updated: 21 Nov 2014

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Effects of lowering cerebrospinal fluid pressure on the shape of the peripapillary retina in intracranial hypertension.
 

Author(s): Patrick Sibony, Mark J Kupersmith, Robert Honkanen, F James Rohlf, Ali Torab-Parhiz

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To analyze the deformations of the peripapillary retinal pigment epithelium-basement membrane (ppRPE/BM) layer in response to procedures that lower intracranial pressure (ICP). Second, to demonstrate how shape changes may complement the mean retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL) thickness ...

Last Updated: 19 Dec 2014

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Baseline OCT measurements in the idiopathic intracranial hypertension treatment trial, part II: correlations and relationship to clinical features.
 

Author(s): , Peggy Auinger, Mary Durbin, Steven Feldon, Mona Garvin, Randy Kardon, John Keltner, Mark J Kupersmith, Patrick Sibony, Kim Plumb, Jui-Kai Wang, John S Werner

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The accepted method to evaluate and monitor papilledema, Frisén grading, uses an ordinal approach based on descriptive features. Part I showed that spectral-domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) in a clinical trial setting provides reliable measurement of the effects of papilledema ...

Last Updated: 16 Dec 2014

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The terms "Intracranial Hypertension" returned 33 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Surgicel application in intracranial hemorrhage surgery contributed to giant-cell granuloma in a patient with hypertension: case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Bowen Lin, Hongfa Yang, Mengzhao Cui, Ye Li, Jinlu Yu

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Surgicel is an oxidized cellulose preparation that is widely applied in neurosurgery due to its hemostatic effect and good tissue compatibility. Tumor-like lesions induced by Surgicel application in cerebral surgery have been rarely reported, especially for intracranial hemorrhage ...

Last Updated: 28 Apr 2014

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Idiopathic intracranial hypertension and obesity.
 

Author(s): Laura E Andrews, Grant T Liu, Melissa W Ko

Journal: Horm Res Paediatr. 2014 ;81(4):217-25.

 

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH), also known as primary pseudotumor cerebri syndrome (PTCS), is a condition of unknown etiology which affects primarily overweight, reproductive-aged women and causes increased intracranial pressure (ICP). This review discusses the recently ...

Last Updated: 23 May 2014

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Rebound intracranial hypertension: a complication of epidural blood patching for intracranial hypotension.
 

Author(s): P G Kranz, T J Amrhein, L Gray

Journal: AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2014 Jun;35(6):1237-40.

 

Rebound intracranial hypertension is a complication of epidural blood patching for treatment of intracranial hypotension characterized by increased intracranial pressure, resulting in potentially severe headache, nausea, and vomiting. Because the symptoms of rebound intracranial hypertension ...

Last Updated: 12 Jun 2014

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Treatment of Intracranial Hypertension of Severe Tramatic Brain Injured Patients. Physiopathologic Effects of Neuromuscular Blocking Agents
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Traumatic Brain Injury; Intracranial Hypertension

 

Last Updated: 31 Mar 2015

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Last Updated: 25 Jun 2015

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Stenting of Venous Sinus Stenosis for Medically Refractory Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

 

Last Updated: 8 Sep 2014

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