Chronic subdural haematoma—to drain or not to drain?

@article{Koivisto2009ChronicSH,
  title={Chronic subdural haematoma—to drain or not to drain?},
  author={Timo Sakari Koivisto and J. J{\"a}{\"a}skel{\"a}inen},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2009},
  volume={374},
  pages={1040-1041}
}
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