Surgical trial in traumatic intracerebral hemorrhage (STITCH(Trauma)): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

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BACKGROUND Intracranial hemorrhage occurs in over 60% of severe head injuries in one of three types: extradural (EDH); subdural (SDH); and intraparenchymal (TICH). Prompt surgical removal of significant SDH and EDH is established and widely accepted. However, TICH is more common and is found in more than 40% of severe head injuries. It is associated with a… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1745-6215-13-193

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@inproceedings{Gregson2012SurgicalTI, title={Surgical trial in traumatic intracerebral hemorrhage (STITCH(Trauma)): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial}, author={Barbara Gregson and Elise N. Rowan and Patrick Mitchell and Andreas Unterberg and E McColl and Iain Chambers and Paul McNamee and A. David Mendelow}, booktitle={Trials}, year={2012} }