Efficacy and safety of durotomy after decompressive hemicraniectomy in traumatic brain injury


Decompressive hemicraniectomy (DH) plus duroplasty was demonstrated to be effective for treating critically elevated intracranial pressure (ICP). In order to shorten operation time and to avoid the use of autologous or heterologous material, durotomy has been introduced as an alternative to duroplasty. Only limited data is available on the effect of DH and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10143-017-0823-2

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