By Nariyuki Hayashi (auth.), Nariyuki Hayashi M.D., Ph.D. (eds.)
Rapid growth in expertise and its program to analysis and tracking of mind tissue temperature and metabolism have ended in advances within the remedy for severely brain-injured sufferers and breakthroughs in knowing the pathophysiology of mind harm. the newest notion of mind hypothermia treatment clarifies goals reminiscent of mind thermal pooling, overlaying mind hypoxia linked to catecholamine surge, the metabolic shift from glucose to lipids, and selective radical harm of dopamine within the relevant worried process. This quantity explains the mechanism of mind damage and the way mind hypothermia remedy differs from different hypothermia remedy in 4 significant sections: mind harm Mechanism, Pathophysiology of Hypothermia, simple learn of Hypothermia therapy, and medical reports of mind Hypothermia. The ebook is a important resource for practitioners and researchers in neurosurgery and neurology and in severe care and emergency medicine.