Intracerebral Hemorrhage Location and Functional Outcomes of Patients: A Systematic Literature Review and Meta-Analysis.

@article{Sreekrishnan2016IntracerebralHL,
  title={Intracerebral Hemorrhage Location and Functional Outcomes of Patients: A Systematic Literature Review and Meta-Analysis.},
  author={Anirudh Sreekrishnan and Jennifer L. Dearborn and David Greer and F D Shi and David Hwang and Audrey C Leasure and Sonya E Zhou and Emily J. Gilmore and C C Matouk and Nils Petersen and Lauren Sansing and Kevin N Sheth},
  journal={Neurocritical care},
  year={2016},
  volume={25 3},
  pages={384-391}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) has the highest mortality rate among all strokes. While ICH location, lobar versus non-lobar, has been established as a predictor of mortality, less is known regarding the relationship between more specific ICH locations and functional outcome. This review summarizes current work studying how ICH location affects outcome, with an emphasis on how studies designate regions of interest. METHODS A systematic search of the OVID database for… CONTINUE READING
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