Retrospective comparison of craniotomy and decompressive
craniectomy for surgical evacuation of non-traumatic, supratentorial intracerebral hemorrhage.
The surgical procedure comprised transspinous decompressive
For patients who have had a decompressive
craniectomy, when can mobility commence?
Cranioplasty with autologous cryopreserved bone after decompressive
craniectomy involves removing a piece of the skull to allow space for the swelling brain tissue to expand and to decrease intracranial pressure.
craniectomy in diffuse traumatic brain injury.
The second objective for this study was to determine the relationship between alcohol screening with age, sex, GCS, AIS scores, and an emergent decompressive
Incidental Dural Tears in lumbar decompressive
surgery: Incidence, causes, treatment, results.
She was taken to the operating room for decompressive
There were 21 patients who experienced END that received the following single or combined treatments: partial decompressive
craniectomy (8 patients), hematoma evacuation (6 patients), lateral ventricle puncture and drainage (5 patients), and surface hypothermia (13 patients).
surgery removes abnormal tissue pushing on the nerves or the spinal cord.
Importantly, IPD has also been shown to offer similar symptom relief as operative decompressive
laminectomy [10, 11].
Once malignant MCA infarction is diagnosed, decompressive
craniectomy (DC) with expansive duroplasty is the only effective treatment.
Randi et al., "Transcranial Doppler for brain death after decompressive
craniectomy: Persistence of cerebral blood flow with flat EEG," Intensive Care Medicine, vol.