Kazuma Nakagawa

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Autoregulation in the posterior circulation is altered by the metabolic state of the visual cortex
    Kazuma Nakagawa
    Department of Neurology, Stroke Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Stroke 40:2062-7. 2009
  2. pmc Aggressive care after a massive stroke in young patients: is that what they want?
    Kazuma Nakagawa
    Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Neurocrit Care 13:118-22. 2010
  3. pmc The effect of decompressive hemicraniectomy on brain temperature after severe brain injury
    Kazuma Nakagawa
    Department of Neurovascular Service, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M 830, San Francisco, CA 94143 0114, USA
    Neurocrit Care 15:101-6. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Hypertonic saline versus mannitol for the treatment of elevated intracranial pressure: a meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials
    Hooman Kamel
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:554-9. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Physiologic response of human brain death and the use of vasopressin for successful organ transplantation
    Kazuma Nakagawa
    Neurovascular Service, Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    J Clin Anesth 23:145-8. 2011

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Autoregulation in the posterior circulation is altered by the metabolic state of the visual cortex
    Kazuma Nakagawa
    Department of Neurology, Stroke Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Stroke 40:2062-7. 2009
    ..We examined the role of cerebral vasodilation caused by metabolic activation (ie, visual stimulus) on autoregulatory characteristics in the 2 vascular territories...
  2. pmc Aggressive care after a massive stroke in young patients: is that what they want?
    Kazuma Nakagawa
    Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Neurocrit Care 13:118-22. 2010
    ..However, neither their attitude toward aggressive treatment, nor their perception of acceptable quality of life after a stroke, has been adequately studied...
  3. pmc The effect of decompressive hemicraniectomy on brain temperature after severe brain injury
    Kazuma Nakagawa
    Department of Neurovascular Service, University of California San Francisco, 505 Parnassus Avenue, M 830, San Francisco, CA 94143 0114, USA
    Neurocrit Care 15:101-6. 2011
    ..Since the skull acts as a potential thermal insulator, we hypothesized that decompressive hemicraniectomy facilitates surface cooling and lowers brain temperature...
  4. doi request reprint Hypertonic saline versus mannitol for the treatment of elevated intracranial pressure: a meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials
    Hooman Kamel
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Crit Care Med 39:554-9. 2011
    ..We therefore combined their findings in a meta-analysis...
  5. doi request reprint Physiologic response of human brain death and the use of vasopressin for successful organ transplantation
    Kazuma Nakagawa
    Neurovascular Service, Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    J Clin Anesth 23:145-8. 2011
    ..Vasopressin, a catecholamine-sparing vasopressor and antidiuretic agent, may be an effective agent in the treatment of refractory hypotension after brain death prior to organ transplantation...