Brain Trauma and NeuroCritical Care

Neurocritical Care

The spectrum of management practices in nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage: A survey of high-volume centers in the United States

The spectrum of management practices in nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage: A survey of high-volume centers in the United States Luke Tomycz, Nakul Shekhawat, Jonathan Forbes, Mayshan Ghiassi, Mahan Ghiassi, Dennis Lockney, Dennis Velez, Robert Mericle Surgical Neurology International 2011 2(1):90-90 Background:… Read More ›

Prevention of Ventriculostomy-Related Infections With Prophylactic Antibiotics and Antibiotic-Coated External Ventricular Drains: A Systematic Review

Prevention of Ventriculostomy-Related Infections With Prophylactic Antibiotics and Antibiotic-Coated External Ventricular Drains: A Systematic Review BACKGROUND: Ventriculostomy-related infection (VRI) is a severe complication of external ventricular drain use, occurring in 5% to 23% of patients. Preventive measures for VRI include… Read More ›