Cerebral aneurysm

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Abstract

A 55 year old, 78 kg female is emergently scheduled for subarachnoid hemorrhage evacuation and intracranial aneurysm clipping. She has a history of a previously diagnosed intracranial aneurysm and was already scheduled for elective intracranial aneurysm clipping. She also has a history of headaches, coronary artery disease, hypertension, cigarette smoking, asthma, and hypercholesterolemia. She is awake and alert, but with a severe headache. Her BP is 176/80 mmHg, pulse 84 bpm, RR 15, O2 96% on RA. She is currently on metoprolol, Lipitor, and HCTZ. She occasionally takes an albuterol inhaler for her asthma.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationRapid Review Anesthesiology Oral Boards
PublisherCambridge University Press
Pages130-135
Number of pages6
ISBN (Electronic)9781139775380
ISBN (Print)9781107653665
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2013
Externally publishedYes

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  • Medicine(all)

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    Pisklakov, S. V. (2013). Cerebral aneurysm. In Rapid Review Anesthesiology Oral Boards (pp. 130-135). Cambridge University Press. https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781139775380.030