Intracranial Hypertension

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Intracranial Hypertension

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Intracranial Hypertension" returned 326 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Hypothermia for Intracranial Hypertension after Traumatic Brain Injury.
 

Author(s): Peter J D Andrews, Bridget A Harris, Gordon D Murray

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2016 Apr;374(14):1385.

 

Last Updated: 7 Apr 2016

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Visual Field Outcomes for the Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension Treatment Trial (IIHTT).
 

Author(s): Michael Wall, Chris A Johnson, Kimberly E Cello, K D Zamba, Michael P McDermott, John L Keltner,

Journal: Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci.. 2016 Mar;57(3):805-12.

 

The Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension Treatment Trial (IIHTT) showed that acetazolamide provided a modest, significant improvement in mean deviation (MD). Here, we further analyze visual field changes over the 6-month study period.

Last Updated: 3 Mar 2016

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Osmolality of Cerebrospinal Fluid from Patients with Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension (IIH).
 

Author(s): Elisabeth A Wibroe, Hanne M Yri, Rigmor H Jensen, Morten A Wibroe, Steffen Hamann

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Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) is a disorder of increased intracranial fluid pressure (ICP) of unknown etiology. This study aims to investigate osmolality of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) from patients with IIH.

Last Updated: 26 Jan 2016

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The terms "Intracranial Hypertension" returned 37 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Emergency Neurological Life Support: Intracranial Hypertension and Herniation.
 

Author(s): Robert D Stevens, Michael Shoykhet, Rhonda Cadena

Journal: Neurocrit Care. 2015 Dec;23 Suppl 2():S76-82.

 

Sustained intracranial hypertension and acute brain herniation are "brain codes," signifying catastrophic neurological events that require immediate recognition and treatment to prevent irreversible injury and death. As in cardiac arrest, a brain code mandates the organized implementation ...

Last Updated: 12 Nov 2015

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Endovascular Treatment of Venous Sinus Stenosis in Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension: Complications, Neurological Outcomes, and Radiographic Results.
 

Author(s): Robert M Starke, Tony Wang, Dale Ding, Christopher R Durst, R Webster Crowley, Nohra Chalouhi, David M Hasan, Aaron S Dumont, Pascal Jabbour, Kenneth C Liu

Journal: ScientificWorldJournal. 2015 ;2015():140408.

 

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) may result in a chronic debilitating disease. Dural venous sinus stenosis with a physiologic venous pressure gradient has been identified as a potential etiology in a number of IIH patients. Intracranial venous stenting has emerged as a potential ...

Last Updated: 6 Jul 2015

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A practical approach to, diagnosis, assessment and management of idiopathic intracranial hypertension.
 

Author(s): Susan P Mollan, Keira A Markey, James D Benzimra, Andrew Jacks, Tim D Matthews, Michael A Burdon, Alex J Sinclair

Journal: Pract Neurol. 2014 Dec;14(6):380-90.

 

Adult patients who present with papilloedema and symptoms of raised intracranial pressure need urgent multidisciplinary assessment including neuroimaging, to exclude life-threatening causes. Where there is no apparent underlying cause for the raised intracranial pressure, patients ...

Last Updated: 13 Nov 2014

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

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Traumatic Brain Injury; Intracranial Hypertension

 

Last Updated: 18 Sep 2015

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Last Updated: 1 Dec 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: 29 Jul 2015

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