- The utility of near infrared spectroscopy in detecting intracranial hemorrhage in childrenRosanne Salonia
Department of Critical Care Medicine, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh of the UPMC, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15224, USA
J Neurotrauma 29:1047-53. 2012..8 and 1.0, respectively. In conclusion, NIRS correctly identified all cases of ICH in this pilot study. Our preliminary results suggest that NIRS may be beneficial in the evaluation of a child with possible ICH...
- Endothelin-1 is increased in cerebrospinal fluid and associated with unfavorable outcomes in children after severe traumatic brain injuryRosanne Salonia
Department of Critical Care Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh Pennsylvania, USA
J Neurotrauma 27:1819-25. 2010..This increase in ET-1 may mediate the hypoperfusion or cerebrovascular dysfunction accompanying severe TBI in children. Importantly, hypothermia does not affect the brain's ET-1 response as measured in the CSF...
- α-Synuclein levels are elevated in cerebrospinal fluid following traumatic brain injury in infants and children: the effect of therapeutic hypothermiaErik Su
Safar Center for Resuscitation Research, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
Dev Neurosci 32:385-95. 2010..Further studies are needed to evaluate the conformational status of α-synuclein in CSF, and whether TH affects α-synuclein aggregation...