Importance of frailty evaluation in the prediction of the prognosis of patients with chronic subdural hematoma.

@article{Shimizu2018ImportanceOF,
  title={Importance of frailty evaluation in the prediction of the prognosis of patients with chronic subdural hematoma.},
  author={Kiyoharu Shimizu and Takashi Sadatomo and Takeshi Hara and Shumpei Onishi and Kiyoshi Yuki and Kaoru Kurisu},
  journal={Geriatrics & gerontology international},
  year={2018}
}
AIM The present study aimed to clarify the relationship between frailty and prognosis of patients with chronic subdural hematoma. METHODS This retrospective study involved 211 patients aged ≥65 years with chronic subdural hematoma, who underwent surgery at Higashihiroshima Medical Center, Hiroshima, Japan, between July 2011 and May 2017. The study outcome… CONTINUE READING