Diagnosis and management of nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage in elderly patients.

@article{Loftus1991DiagnosisAM,
  title={Diagnosis and management of nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage in elderly patients.},
  author={Christopher Miranda Loftus},
  journal={Clinics in geriatric medicine},
  year={1991},
  volume={7 3},
  pages={569-82}
}
Subarachnoid hemorrhage is a significant problem in the geriatric population. The most common causes of nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage in elderly patients are ruptured aneurysms or arteriovenous malformations. Aggressive therapy for aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage is warranted in many patients whereas conservative treatment of arteriovenous… CONTINUE READING