Acta Neurochirurgica Supplement

Intracranial Pressure & Neuromonitoring XVI

Editors: Heldt, Thomas (Ed.)

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  • Focuses on neurocritical care monitoring and cerebrovascular autoregulation
  • Includes intracranial pressure biophysics
  • Presents the latest research findings and developments in clinical trials and experimental studies
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This book introduces the latest advances relating to the pathophysiology, biophysics, monitoring and treatment of traumatic brain injury, hydrocephalus, and stroke presented at the 16th International Conference on Intracranial Pressure and Neuromonitoring (the "ICP Conference"), held in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in June 2016 in conjunction with the 6th Annual Meeting of the Cerebral Autoregulation Research Network. Additionally, the conference held special sessions on neurocritical care informatics and cerebrovascular autoregulation. The peer-reviewed papers included were written by leading experts in neurosurgery, neurointensive care, anesthesiology, physiology, clinical engineering, clinical informatics and mathematics who have made important contributions in this translational area of research, and their focus ranges from the latest research findings and developments to clinical trials and experimental studies. The book continues the proud tradition of publishing key work from the ICP Conferences and is a must-read for anyone wishing to stay abreast of recent advances in the field.

About the authors

Thomas Heldt is the W.M. Keck Career Development Professor in Biomedical Engineering at MIT’s Institute for Medical Engineering & Science. He is also an Associate Professor of Electrical and Biomedical Engineering in MIT’s Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science and a Principal Investigator with MIT’s Research Laboratory of Electronics where he directs the Integrative Neuromonitoring and Critical Care Informatics Group.  


Dr. Heldt studied Physics at Johannes Gutenberg University, Germany, at Yale University, and MIT. In 2004, he received the PhD degree in Medical Physics from MIT's Division of Health Sciences and Technology and commenced postdoctoral training at MIT's Laboratory for Electromagnetic and Electronics Systems.


Dr. Heldt's research interests focus on signal processing, mathematical modeling, and model identification to support real-time clinical decision making, monitoring of disease

progression, and titration of therapy, primarily in neurocritical and neonatal critical care. In particular, Dr. Heldt is interested in developing a mechanistic understanding of physiologic systems, and in formulating appropriately chosen computational physiologic models for improved patient care. His research is conducted in close collaboration with colleagues at MIT and clinicians from Boston-area hospitals.

Table of contents (45 chapters)

Table of contents (45 chapters)
  • Cerebral Perfusion Pressure Variability Between Patients and Between Centres

    Depreitere, Bart (et al.)

    Pages 3-6

  • Pre-hospital Predictors of Impaired ICP Trends in Continuous Monitoring of Paediatric Traumatic Brain Injury Patients

    Young, Adam M. H. (et al.)

    Pages 7-10

  • Prognosis of Severe Traumatic Brain Injury Outcomes in Children

    Meshcheryakov, Semen V. (et al.)

    Pages 11-16

  • Do ICP-Derived Parameters Differ in Vegetative State from Other Outcome Groups After Traumatic Brain Injury?

    Czosnyka, Marek (et al.)

    Pages 17-20

  • Cerebral Arterial Compliance in Traumatic Brain Injury

    Dobrzeniecki, Michael (et al.)

    Pages 21-24

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Intracranial Pressure & Neuromonitoring XVI
Editors
  • Thomas Heldt
Series Title
Acta Neurochirurgica Supplement
Series Volume
126
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-65798-1
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-65798-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-65797-4
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-88109-6
Series ISSN
0065-1419
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 330
Number of Illustrations
72 b/w illustrations, 52 illustrations in colour
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