Intracranial Hypertension

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Intracranial Hypertension

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The terms "Intracranial Hypertension" returned 255 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Traumatic intracranial hypertension.
 

Author(s): Nino Stocchetti, Andrew I R Maas

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2014 Sep;371(10):972.

 

Last Updated: 4 Sep 2014

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Baseline visual field findings in the Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension Treatment Trial (IIHTT).
 

Author(s): John L Keltner, Chris A Johnson, Kimberly E Cello, Michael Wall,

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To characterize visual field (VF) loss at the baseline visit and to evaluate VF quality control (QC) procedures in the Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension Treatment Trial (IIHTT).

Last Updated: 23 May 2014

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Neuro-intensive treatment targeting intracranial hypertension improves outcome in severe bacterial meningitis: an intervention-control study.
 

Author(s): Martin Glimåker, Bibi Johansson, Halla Halldorsdottir, Michael Wanecek, Adrian Elmi-Terander, Per Hamid Ghatan, Lars Lindquist, Bo Michael Bellander

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To evaluate the efficacy of early intracranial pressure (ICP)-targeted treatment, compared to standard intensive care, in adults with community acquired acute bacterial meningitis (ABM) and severely impaired consciousness.

Last Updated: 26 Mar 2014

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The terms "Intracranial Hypertension" returned 32 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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Epidemiology and risk factors for idiopathic intracranial hypertension.
 

Author(s): John Chen, Michael Wall

Journal: Int Ophthalmol Clin. 2014 ;54(1):1-11.

 

Last Updated: 3 Dec 2013

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Last Updated: 26 Jun 2014

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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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Evaluation the Intracranial Volume Pressure Response in Increased Intracranial Pressure
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Brain Injury; Intracranial Hypertension

 

Last Updated: 20 May 2010

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