Risk factors for hemorrhagic presentation in patients with dural arteriovenous fistulae.

@article{Singh2008RiskFF,
  title={Risk factors for hemorrhagic presentation in patients with dural arteriovenous fistulae.},
  author={Vineeta Singh and Wade S. Smith and M T Lawton and Van Halbach and William L. Young},
  journal={Neurosurgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={62 3},
  pages={628-35; discussion 628-35}
}
OBJECTIVE Intracranial dural arteriovenous fistulae (DAVFs) can present as disabling intracranial hemorrhage. The aim of this study was to investigate the independent effects of specific demographic and clinical variables on hemorrhagic presentation in patients with DAVFs. METHODS All patients with DAVFs evaluated at the University of California at San Francisco from July 1988 through June 2004 were identified. Clinical and radiographic characteristics were recorded using a detailed… CONTINUE READING