Effect of pyritinol on EEG and SSEP in comatose patients in the acute phase of intensive care therapy.

@article{Wild1992EffectOP,
  title={Effect of pyritinol on EEG and SSEP in comatose patients in the acute phase of intensive care therapy.},
  author={Klaus R{\"u}diger H von Wild and P. Simons and Harald L Schoeppner},
  journal={Pharmacopsychiatry},
  year={1992},
  volume={25 3},
  pages={157-65}
}
The extent and duration of acute disturbances of consciousness depend on the severity and localization of the underlying cerebral dysfunction. The Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) permits a relevant statement to be made on the course and recovery tendency of functional damage patterns in cerebral, mesencephalic, and brain stem structures. Therapy is directed at exerting a beneficial effect on the disturbed cerebral metabolism by administration of centrally active substances and at utilizing the… CONTINUE READING