Natalia Kurdumova

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Intracranial hypertension is a commonly encountered neurocritical care problem. If first-tier therapy is ineffective, second-tier therapy must be initiated. In many cases, the full arsenal of established treatment options is available. However, situations occasionally arise in which only a narrow range of options is available to neurointensivists. We(More)
Data collected in electronic patient records (EPR) databases may be used for different goals besides their direct purpose - information support for medical staff in their everyday activities. One of the most promising spheres is a monitoring of various processes induced in medical facility. In our studies EPR serves as a basis for healthcare associated(More)
Methods All the data on patients staying in Neuro-ICU for more than 48 hours in 2010 2012 (30 months) was daily entered into a database. These data included the use of mechanical ventilation, intravascular devices, external ventricular/lumbar drains, urinary catheters, Levin tubes etc. The presence of intracranial, respiratory, blood and urinary infections(More)
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