Ultrasound study of the cranial venous system in the human new-born infant and the adult.

Abstract

A pulsed doppler ultrasound technique has been used to measure changes in blood velocities in the superior sagittal sinus, the jugular veins and intracranial and extracranial arteries in 13 neonates, and in the jugular veins and an extracranial artery in 13 adults, during unilateral and bilateral jugular venous compressions. The results have enabled us to… (More)

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@article{Cowan1983UltrasoundSO, title={Ultrasound study of the cranial venous system in the human new-born infant and the adult.}, author={F M Cowan and Merrilee Thoresen}, journal={Acta physiologica Scandinavica}, year={1983}, volume={117 1}, pages={131-7} }