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OBJECTIVE To perform a retrospective chart review of surgically treated patients with spinal dural arteriovenous fistula (SDAVF), a rare disease but the most common vascular malformation of the spine, focusing on clinical characteristics and functional outcome during long-term follow-up. METHODS Between June 1990 and April 2012, 29 patients with SDAVFs(More)
BACKGROUND Traumatic acute subdural hematoma (aSDH) is a severe disease. Surgical treatment is still controversially discussed, especially in patients with additional signs of cerebral herniation. However, previously investigated patient populations were heterogeneous. We therefore performed an analysis of our institutional data in a large homogenous(More)
OBJECTIVE The goal of this study was to determine the impact of the location of the most frequent skull base meningioma of the posterior fossa, i.e. petroclival (PCM) and lateral posterior pyramid meningioma (LPPM) on clinical presentation, surgical treatment and treatment results. PATIENTS AND METHODS We retrospectively reviewed a consecutive series of(More)
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