Risk factors related to hydrocephalus after traumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage.

@article{Tian2008RiskFR,
  title={Risk factors related to hydrocephalus after traumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage.},
  author={Heng-Li Tian and Tao Xu and Jin Hu and Yu-Hui Cui and Hao Chen and Liangfu Zhou},
  journal={Surgical neurology},
  year={2008},
  volume={69 3},
  pages={241-6; discussion 246}
}
BACKGROUND Posttraumatic hydrocephalus is a common complication of head injury. However, hydrocephalus after tSAH has seldom been addressed. We present this clinical study to determine the incidence of hydrocephalus and analyze the risk factors for developing hydrocephalus in patients with tSAH. METHODS A consecutive series of 301 patients with tSAH were retrospectively reviewed to determine the effects of the admission GCS score, age, sex, decompressive craniectomy, intraventricular… CONTINUE READING

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