Outcome in shunted hydrocephalic children.

  title={Outcome in shunted hydrocephalic children.},
  author={Ina Heinsbergen and Jan J. Rotteveel and Nel Roeleveld and Andree Grotenhuis},
  journal={European journal of paediatric neurology : EJPN : official journal of the European Paediatric Neurology Society},
  volume={6 2},
The purpose of the present study was to identify the main risk factors for poor outcome in children with shunted hydrocephalus, including the timing of the operation. The medical records of patients born between 1984 and 1992, who had undergone shunt operation for hydrocephalus before 1994, were analysed retrospectively. The following data were collected… CONTINUE READING