Hydrocephalus: Sensors Monitor Cerebral Pressure (image) Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft Share Print E-Mail Caption Physicians can measure cerebral pressure with the aid of implanted monitoring sensor. They merely place a hand-held reading device on the head of the patient. Credit © Patrick J. Lynch / Fraunhofer IMS Usage Restrictions The picture may be used for editorial purposes only. It is protected by copyright. The use is free of charge if the reference is mentioned. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.