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Cerebral hypoxia detected by near infrared spectroscopy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7978129     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Near infrared spectroscopy is a relatively new technique for monitoring intracerebral oxygen saturation. Using the technique, three episodes of cerebral hypoxia were detected during elective carotid endarterectomy which were not reliably recorded by more standard monitoring of cerebral perfusion. In one case, cerebral hypoxia was related to slippage of the tracheal tube into the right main bronchus and in the other two to episodes of hypotension. Near infrared spectroscopy is a reliable indicator of peripheral cortical perfusion and provides continuous and noninvasive monitoring of intracerebral oxygen saturation.
Authors:
I M Williams; A J Picton; S C Hardy; A J Mortimer; C N McCollum
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Anaesthesia     Volume:  49     ISSN:  0003-2409     ISO Abbreviation:  Anaesthesia     Publication Date:  1994 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1994-12-08     Completed Date:  1994-12-08     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0370524     Medline TA:  Anaesthesia     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  762-6     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Surgery, University Hospital of South Manchester, West Didsbury.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aged
Aged, 80 and over
Anoxia / diagnosis*
Brain Diseases / diagnosis*
Cerebrovascular Circulation
Endarterectomy, Carotid
Female
Humans
Male
Monitoring, Intraoperative
Oximetry / methods
Oxygen / analysis*
Spectrophotometry, Infrared
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
7782-44-7/Oxygen

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