Tip 239: CFM – severely abnormal

A severely abnormal CFM has:

  • Lower margin < 5
  • Upper margin < 10
  • EEG intermittent or low voltage. May have bursts <10.
  • “Burst suppression”

CFM severe

CFM burst suppression

Reference: Shah, N. A., & Wusthoff, C. J. (2015). How to use: amplitude-integrated EEG (aEEG). Archives of disease in childhood Education & practice edition. 100: 75-81. 

External link: Azzopardi, D. CFM Training Guide.

Previously published: 21/04/15

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