A Systematic Review of Chiari I Malformation: Techniques and Outcomes.

@article{Zhao2016ASR,
  title={A Systematic Review of Chiari I Malformation: Techniques and Outcomes.},
  author={Jian-Lan Zhao and Meihua Li and Chun-liang Wang and W. Y. Meng},
  journal={World neurosurgery},
  year={2016},
  volume={88},
  pages={7-14}
}
OBJECTIVE To elucidate the most efficacious treatments of Chiari I malformation (CIM). METHODS A literature search was performed using PubMed, CINAHL/Ovid, Cochrane library, and the Elsevier database. The key words "Chiari I malformation," "Chiari malformation type I," "surgery," and "treatment" were used for the search. Articles had to be peer reviewed and provide primary outcomes measured by clinical and radiographic outcomes after surgical treatments. Exclusion criteria included non… CONTINUE READING