Results of endoscopic third ventriculostomy in elderly patients ≥65 years of age.


INTRODUCTION Endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV) has been accepted as the procedure of choice for the treatment of obstructive hydrocephalus in children and adults. The role and outcome of this procedure in the elderly has not been evaluated yet. MATERIALS AND METHODS Over an 11-year interval we retrospectively analyzed data of patients, 65+ years of… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.clineuro.2014.12.009