Chronic Subdural Hematoma Treated by Burr Holes and Closed Drainage System : A Review of 630 Cases

@inproceedings{FernndezVilla2001ChronicSH,
  title={Chronic Subdural Hematoma Treated by Burr Holes and Closed Drainage System : A Review of 630 Cases},
  author={Miguel Gelabert-Gonz{\'a}lez Elena L{\'o}pez-Garcı́a Juan Fern{\'a}ndez-Villa},
  year={2001}
}
  • Miguel Gelabert-González Elena López-Garcı́a Juan Fernández-Villa
  • Published 2001
Objectives: To study the clinical features and surgical results of patients with chronic subdural hematoma. Methods: A retrospective study of the records of 630 patients treated surgically for chronic subdural hematoma using a burr hole and closed drainage system was conducted. Results: Six hundred and thirty patients (438 males and 192 females) ranging from 12 to 100 years with a mean age of 66.7 years were identified. Upon admission, 242 (38%) patients were in satisfactory condition (grades 0… CONTINUE READING