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Surgery for Cerebral Hemorrhage

Eelco F. M Wijdicks and Alejandro A Rabinstein

in Neurocritical Care

Published on behalf of © Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

Published in print October 2011 | ISBN: 9780199843626
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322855 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199843626.003.0001

Series: What Do I Do Now

Surgery for Cerebral Hemorrhage

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Cerebral hemorrhage sometimes requires neurosurgical evacuation. Surgery becomes an option when a patient has deteriorated. The indications for intervention, and particularly the timing of intervention, are discussed. This chapter also reviews the available evidence from clinical trials.

Chapter.  1669 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neurology

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