Decerebrate State

Known as: States, Decerebrate, Decerebrate State [Disease/Finding], Rigidity, Decerebrate 
A condition characterized by abnormal posturing of the limbs that is associated with injury to the brainstem. This may occur as a clinical… (More)
National Institutes of Health

Topic mentions per year

Topic mentions per year

1946-2015
012319462014

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
2015
2015
AIM To determine the pathomorphological and clinical background to decerebrate posturing in humans following serious traumatic… (More)
  • table 1
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • table 2
  • figure 3
Is this relevant?
2004
2004
We reported a 77-year-old woman with atrial fibrillation. She was admitted to our hospital because of bradycardia and disturbance… (More)
Is this relevant?
1999
1999
Most of the clinical and research reports agree about the analgesic effects of dorsal column (DC) stimulation, but there is no… (More)
Is this relevant?
1991
1991
Decerebrate rigidity is one of several reversible neurological abnormalities which have been observed in the setting of metabolic… (More)
Is this relevant?
1988
1988
  • Sara Haines
  • The American journal of emergency medicine
  • 1988
Sudden onset of tonic muscular contraction and loss of consciousness is most often caused by an epileptic seizure. In a seizure… (More)
Is this relevant?
1984
1984
Decerebrate rigidity, intracranial pressure and vegetative signs were studied in 25 patients. Advanced statistical techniques… (More)
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
  • figure 6
Is this relevant?
1982
1982
Decerebrate rigidity (DR) in humans results from a midbrain lesion and is manifested by an exaggerated extensor posture of all… (More)
Is this relevant?
1981
1981
Decerebrate rigidity (DR) in animals is caused by a release of spinal neurons from supraspinal inhibition, which results in a… (More)
Is this relevant?
1977
1977
A comprehensive study of the motor patterns, usually grouped under the heading "decerebrate rigidity," was carried out in a… (More)
Is this relevant?
1966
1966
 
Is this relevant?