Institute "cerebral resuscitation"!!!
RSI with raised ICP precautions
Confirm "edema" with head CT
Conservative rehydration with careful attention to fall in measured
osmolarity ( ?? < 10 mosm/l/24 hours)
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Michael Newdow [SMTP:[log in to unmask]]
> Sent: Friday, March 13, 1998 6:39 PM
> To: Jay Pershad, M.D.
> Subject: Re: DkA
> > It is imprtant to be
> > vigilant all the time for any complaints of HA, worsening lethargy,
> > blurry vision, or a corrected sodium that does not rise with
> > These may be early signs of impending cerebral edema.
> What do you do then?
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