Frequency of infection associated with ventriculo-peritoneal shunt placement.

@article{Kumar2016FrequencyOI,
  title={Frequency of infection associated with ventriculo-peritoneal shunt placement.},
  author={Ramesh Kumar and Syed Muneeb Younus and A. Haseeb and Muhammad Bilal and Qazi Muhammad Zeeshan and Junaid Ashraf},
  journal={JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association},
  year={2016},
  volume={66 7},
  pages={815-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare the frequency of infection in protocol-based and random ventriculo-peritoneal shunt placement in patients with hydrocephalus. METHODS The prospective, observational study was conducted at Civil Hospital, Karachi, from October 2014 to March 2015, and comprised patients having ventriculo-peritoneal shunt placement who were randomly… CONTINUE READING