Comparative Effectiveness of Surgical Treatments for Pediatric Hydrocephalus.

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BACKGROUND Pediatric hydrocephalus represents a high health care burden in the United States (US). Surgery is the mainstay of treatment. OBJECTIVE To perform a comparative effectiveness analysis for endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV) and cerebrospinal fluid shunt placement in pediatric hydrocephalus patients in the US using a large administrative… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/neuros/nyx440

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@article{Pan2017ComparativeEO, title={Comparative Effectiveness of Surgical Treatments for Pediatric Hydrocephalus.}, author={I. C. Pan and Dominic A. Harris and Thomas G. Luerssen and Sandi K Lam}, journal={Neurosurgery}, year={2017} }