Acute traumatic intracerebral haematomas: determinants of outcome in a retrospective series of 202 cases.


A retrospective study was carried out of 202 patients with traumatic intracerebral haematomas (TICH) noted on CT, to determine which factors most affected outcome. There were 151 (75%) males and 51 (25%) females, whose ages ranged from 1 to 84 years. One-hundred-and-two (51%) had a good outcome (Glasgow Outcome Score 1 and 2). Thirty-five (17%) were… (More)