both MAP and CVR may occur. This compensatory rise in MAP, effected by increased sympathetic discharge from the vasomotor center in response to a rise in ICP causing brainstem ischemia, was first documented in 1901 by Cushing and is known as "Cushing's response". While MAP increases as a result of increased systemic vascular resistance, cerebral vasodila-tion occurs in response to the decrease in CPP as the autoregulatory compensatory response. However, with decreased intracranial compliance (increased intracranial elastance), this vasodilation may lead to further increase in ICP and reduction in CPP.
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