Innovations in the management of cerebral injury.

  title={Innovations in the management of cerebral injury.},
  author={Corazon Albano and Laura Comandante and Scot W Nolan},
  journal={Critical care nursing quarterly},
  volume={28 2},
During the past decade, brain tissue oxygen monitoring has been studied predominantly in Europe. Cerebral oxygenation monitoring was implemented in many intensive care units and correlations of intracranial pressure, cerebral perfusion pressure, end-tidal carbon dioxide monitoring, fever and partial pressure of brain tissue oxygenation (Pbto2) have been described (Crit Care Nurse. 2003;23[4, pt 1]:17-27). The monitoring of brain tissue oxygen is now being done and researched in the United… CONTINUE READING