Acute clinical deterioration of posterior fossa epidural hematoma: clinical features, risk factors and outcome.

BACKGROUND This study aimed to present experience in treating patients with posterior fossa epidural hematoma (PFEDH) and to discuss the risk factors, clinical features, and outcome in PFEDH patients with acute clinical deterioration (ACD). METHODS Twenty-seven patients with PFEDH initially treated conservatively were evaluated. A comparison was made… (More)