Monitoring cerebral electrical function in the ICU.

G. L. Stidham, S. K. Nugent, M. C. Rogers

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The cerebral function monitor (CFM) (Devices Unlimited) is a single-channel, bipolar ECG device modified for continuous recording of cortical electrical activity. We have found the CFM useful in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), particularly in seizure patients, patients with increased intracranial pressure, and after cardiorespiratory arrest. The device and our experience with its use in the PICU are described in this paper.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)519-523
Number of pages5
JournalCritical care medicine
Issue number9
StatePublished - Sep 1980

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine


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