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Document type:
Clinical Trial; Comparative Study; Journal Article 
Author(s):
Woertgen, C; Rothoerl, RD; Schebesch, KM; Albert, R 
Title:
Comparison of craniotomy and craniectomy in patients with acute subdural haematoma. 
Abstract:
Despite the increasing acceptance of craniectomy in patients with traumatic brain injury, the value of early decompressive craniectomy in patients with acute subdural haematoma is still under debate. In this retrospective study, we reviewed 180 patients with traumatic acute subdural haematoma, 111 of whom were treated with haematoma evacuation via craniotomy and 69 of whom were treated with early decompressive craniectomy. Due to the higher incidence of signs of herniation for patients in the cr...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
J Clin Neurosci 
Year:
2006 
Journal volume:
13 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
718-21 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0967-5868 
TUM Institution:
Neurochirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik