A prospective study of chronic subdural haematomas in elderly patients.

@article{Jones1999APS,
  title={A prospective study of chronic subdural haematomas in elderly patients.},
  author={S. Austen Jones and Kalman Kafetz},
  journal={Age and ageing},
  year={1999},
  volume={28 6},
  pages={519-21}
}
OBJECTIVE to study clinical features and prognosis of older people with chronic subdural haematoma who present to an elderly medicine department rather than a neurosurgical unit. DESIGN prospective descriptive study with immediate and 6-month follow-up. SUBJECTS patients aged 75 and over with chronic subdural haematoma presenting to an elderly medicine service, selected on the basis of age alone. METHODS information was taken from inpatient notes and computerized tomographs and, for 6… CONTINUE READING

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