Brain Trauma and NeuroCritical Care

Neurocritical Care

ICP management in patients suffering from traumatic brain injury: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials.

Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2017 Oct 20. doi: 10.1007/s00701-017-3363-1. [Epub ahead of print] ICP management in patients suffering from traumatic brain injury: a systematic review of randomized controlled trials. Abraham P1, Rennert RC1, Gabel BC1, Sack JA1, Karanjia N1, Warnke P2, Chen CC3. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: Severe traumatic… Read More ›

Effects of Cranioplasty on Cerebral Blood Flow Following Decompressive Craniectomy: A Systematic Review of the Literature.

Neurosurgery. 2017 Aug 1;81(2):204-216. doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyx054. Effects of Cranioplasty on Cerebral Blood Flow Following Decompressive Craniectomy: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Halani SH1, Chu JK1, Malcolm JG1, Rindler RS1, Allen JW2, Grossberg JA1, Pradilla G1, Ahmad FU1. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: Cranioplasty after decompressive craniectomy (DC) is routinely performed for reconstructive purposes… Read More ›

A comparative study of irrigation versus no irrigation during burr hole craniostomy to treat chronic subdural hematoma.

BMC Surg. 2017 Sep 11;17(1):99. doi: 10.1186/s12893-017-0295-x. A comparative study of irrigation versus no irrigation during burr hole craniostomy to treat chronic subdural hematoma. Wang QP1, Yuan Y1, Guan JW2, Jiang XB3. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: Burr hole craniostomy is a widely used method for… Read More ›

The Insertion and Management of External Ventricular Drains: An Evidence-Based Consensus Statement : A Statement for Healthcare Professionals from the Neurocritical Care Society.

Neurocrit Care. 2016 Feb;24(1):61-81. doi: 10.1007/s12028-015-0224-8. The Insertion and Management of External Ventricular Drains: An Evidence-Based Consensus Statement : A Statement for Healthcare Professionals from the Neurocritical Care Society. Fried HI1, Nathan BR2, Rowe AS3, Zabramski JM4,5, Andaluz N6, Bhimraj A7, Guanci MM8, Seder DB9,10, Singh JM11. Author information… Read More ›

Acute Posterior Cranial Fossa Hemorrhage-Is Surgical Decompression Better than Expectant Medical Management?

Neurocrit Care. 2016 Dec;25(3):365-370. Acute Posterior Cranial Fossa Hemorrhage-Is Surgical Decompression Better than Expectant Medical Management? Luney MS1, English SW2,3, Longworth A3, Simpson J3, Gudibande S4, Matta B3, Burnstein RM3, Veenith T5,6. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: To compare the in-hospital mortality and institutional morbidity from medical therapy (MT), external ventricular drainage (EVD)… Read More ›

Clinical investigation of refractory chronic subdural hematoma: a comparison of clinical factors between single and repeated recurrences

Clinical investigation of refractory chronic subdural hematoma: a comparison of clinical factors between single and repeated recurrences Article in Press: Accepted Manuscript • Hiroaki Matsumoto M. D., Ph. D., Hiroaki Hanayama M.D., Takashi Okada M.D., Yasuo Sakurai M.D., Hiroaki Minami… Read More ›