Predictors of outcomes after nontraumatic subdural hematoma.

  title={Predictors of outcomes after nontraumatic subdural hematoma.},
  author={Michael J. Schneck and Murali Maheswaran and S E Leurgans},
  journal={Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association},
  volume={13 5},
OBJECTIVE We sought to identify predictors of death or discharge to home for patients with nontraumatic subdural hematoma (NT-SDH). BACKGROUND Because neurologists are often involved in evaluation of patients with NT-SDH, we sought to identify factors that would be important in guiding patients and families about outcomes after diagnosis (and therapy) of NT-SDH. METHODS We conducted a retrospective chart review of all cases admitted to Rush-Presbyterian St Lukes Medical Center, Chicago, Ill… CONTINUE READING