Subdural haematoma


Key articles

Narayan RK, Michel ME, Ansell B, et al. Clinical trials in head injury. J Neurotrauma. 2002 May;19(5):503-57.Full text  Abstract

Bullock MR, Chesnut R, Ghajar J, et al; Surgical Management of Traumatic Brain Injury Author Group. Surgical management of acute subdural hematomas. Neurosurgery. 2006 Mar;58(suppl 3):S16-24;discussion Si-iv. Abstract

Liu W, Bakker NA, Groen RJ. Chronic subdural hematoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis of surgical procedures. J Neurosurg. 2014 Sep;121(3):665-73.Full text  Abstract

Brain Trauma Foundation. Guidelines for the management of severe traumatic brain injury, fourth edition. January 2017 [internet publication].Full text  Abstract

Ratilal BO, Pappamikail L, Costa J, et al. Anticonvulsants for preventing seizures in patients with chronic subdural haematoma. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2013;(6):CD004893.Full text  Abstract

Amirjamshidi A, Abouzari M, Rashidi A. Glasgow Coma Scale on admission is correlated with postoperative Glasgow Outcome Scale in chronic subdural hematoma. J Clin Neurosci. 2007 Dec;14(12):1240-1. Abstract

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