Near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS)
NIRS is a non-invasive monitor of cerebral oxygenation. It is attracting a lot of interest currently but remains to be validated for use in guiding therapy or inferring prognosis in TBI….
- Nickson C. Bullet in the Head. LITFL
Critical Care Trainee and Surgical Research Assistant, BMed (UNE/UoN). Clinical Associate Lecturer with the University of Sydney School of Medicine. Born and raised in Sydney but contemplating an escape to the country. Passion for simulation-based teaching, peri-operative research, and FOAMed. Enjoys trail running, gardening (edible stuff), and cooking (with edible stuff from garden).