[Treatment of hypovolemia in brain injured patients].

  title={[Treatment of hypovolemia in brain injured patients].},
  author={Patrick Ravussin and J B Favre and David P Archer and C Tommasino and G{\'e}ry Boulard},
  journal={Annales francaises d'anesthesie et de reanimation},
  volume={13 1},
The appropriate administration of intravenous fluids in neurosurgical patients remains an area of disagreement between neurosurgeons and anaesthetists. Fluid restriction has long been advocated by the former and is widely believed to reduce or prevent the formation of cerebral oedema. However, such restriction can lead to hypovolaemia which in turn can… CONTINUE READING