Intracranial Hypertension

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Intracranial Hypertension

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The terms "Intracranial Hypertension" returned 302 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Progress in diagnosis and treatment of intracranial hypertension and hydrocephalus in children with intracranial infections].
 

Author(s): Fang He, Jing Peng, Fei Yin

Journal: Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi. 2015 Jun;17(6):549-53.

 

Intracranial infections are one of the most common neurological diseases in children and are associated with high mortality and morbidity. Intracranial hypertension and hydrocephalus are the common, fatal complications of intracranial infections, so early diagnosis and timely treatment ...

Last Updated: 25 Jun 2015

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Causes and Prognosis of Visual Acuity Loss at the Time of Initial Presentation in Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension.
 

Author(s): John J Chen, Matthew J Thurtell, Reid A Longmuir, Mona K Garvin, Jui-Kai Wang, Michael Wall, Randy H Kardon

Journal: Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci.. 2015 Jun;56(6):3850-9.

 

To determine the etiology and prognosis of visual acuity loss in idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) at presentation and to provide objective measures to predict visual outcome.

Last Updated: 13 Jun 2015

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The Photopic Negative Response in Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension.
 

Author(s): Heather E Moss, Jason C Park, J Jason McAnany

Journal: Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci.. 2015 Jun;56(6):3709-14.

 

To evaluate the photopic negative response (PhNR) as an index of retinal ganglion cell (RGC) function in idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH).

Last Updated: 6 Jun 2015

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The terms "Intracranial Hypertension" returned 34 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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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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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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