Question of the Week: March 31, 2000

An intraventricular drainage unit is set-up with the drainage circuit open, and positioned at 10 cm above the external auditory canal.  Drainage of the catheter should begin if the ICP rises above what pressure on the beside monitor?
trr the absence of drainage.

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