Review of the literature regarding the relationship of rebleeding and external ventricular drainage in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage of aneurysmal origin

@article{Fountas2005ReviewOT,
  title={Review of the literature regarding the relationship of rebleeding and external ventricular drainage in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage of aneurysmal origin},
  author={Konstantinos Fountas and Eftychia Z. Kapsalaki and Theofilos G Machinis and Ioannis Karampelas and Hugh F. Smisson and Joe Robinson},
  journal={Neurosurgical Review},
  year={2005},
  volume={29},
  pages={14-18}
}
Acute hydrocephalus is a well-documented complication of subarachnoid hemorrhage. The insertion of external ventricular drainage (EVD) has been the standard of care in the management of this complication, aiming primarily at immediate improvement of the clinical condition of these patients, making them more suitable candidates for surgical or endovascular intervention. In our current communication, we review the pertinent literature regarding the relationship of rebleeding and EVD. Several… CONTINUE READING
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