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Neurological Emergencies 

Neurological Emergencies
Neurological Emergencies

Jerry Nolan

, Jasmeet Soar

, Carl Gwinnutt

, Craig Carroll

, and Joe Sebastian

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date: 30 November 2020

Status epilepticus 216

Evacuation of traumatic intracranial haematoma 218

Subarachnoid haemorrhage 222

Management of acute hydrocephalus 228

Craniotomy for urgent decompression of tumours 230

Acute spinal cord compression 234

Cervical spine fractures 238

Anaesthesia for organ retrieval 244

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