Hypermetabolic state following experimental head injury


Local cerebral glucose utilization (LCGU) was studied in 35 conscious rats after a fluid percussion injury (cerebral contusion). The experiments were divided into two parts. (I) Natural course: LCGU was quantitatively measured in 17 rats by the14C-deoxyglucose autoradiographic method (Sokoloff et al. 1977) at 1, 2, 4 and 24 hours after injury. Sham… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01790682


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@article{Sunami1989HypermetabolicSF, title={Hypermetabolic state following experimental head injury}, author={Kazuhiro Sunami and T. Nakamura and Yukiyasu Ozawa and Misao Kubota and Hiroshi Namba and Akira Yamaura}, journal={Neurosurgical Review}, year={1989}, volume={12}, pages={400-411} }