[Spontaneous supratentorial cerebral hemorrhage: role of surgical treatment].

@article{Proust2007SpontaneousSC,
  title={[Spontaneous supratentorial cerebral hemorrhage: role of surgical treatment].},
  author={François Proust and Sophie L{\'e}v{\^e}que and St{\'e}phane Derrey and {\'E} Tollard and Olivier Vandhuick and Erick Clavier and Olivier Langlois and Pierre Fr{\'e}ger},
  journal={Neuro-Chirurgie},
  year={2007},
  volume={53 2-3 Pt 1},
  pages={58-65}
}
Until very recently, no specific therapies have been demonstrated to improve outcome after spontaneous intracerebral haemorrhage (ICH). The STICH (surgical treatment for intracerebral haemorrhage) study showed no overall benefit from early surgery when compared with initial conservative treatment. In contrast, the stereotactic aspiration technique can be safely performed and in a uniform manner. Despite the reduction of ICH volume, no improvement in mortality and functional result was obtained… CONTINUE READING