volume 28, issue 2, P199-203 2013
DOI: 10.3109/02688697.2013.835378
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Ian C. Coulter, Angelos G. Kolias, Hani J. Marcus, Aminul I. Ahmed, Saira Alli, Rafid Al-Mahfoudh, Anouk Borg, Christopher J. A. Cowie, Ciaran S. Hill, Alexis J. Joannides, Timothy L. Jones, Ahilan Kailaya-Vasan, James L. Livermore, Harsha Narayanamurthy et al.

Abstract: BACKGROUND. Chronic subdural haematoma (CSDH) is a common condition that increases in incidence with rising age. Evacuation of a CSDH is one of the commonest neurosurgical procedures; however the optimal peri-operative management, surgical technique, post-operative care and the role of adjuvant therapies remain controversial. AIM. We propose a prospective multi-centre audit in order to establish current practices, outcomes and national benchmarks for future studies. METHODS. Neurosurgical units (NSU) in the Un…

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