Extended use of hypothermia in elderly patients with malignant cerebral edema as an alternative to hemicraniectomy
Post-Operative Expansion of Hemorrhagic Contusions after Unilateral Decompressive Hemicraniectomy
in Severe Traumatic Brain Injury.
Surgical intervention may include decompressive hemicraniectomy
to allow for space additional swelling to reduce the risk of cerebral herniation.
Objective: To evaluate the outcome of early replacement of autologous bone flap for decompressive hemicraniectomy
in severe traumatic brain injury patients.
for massive middle cerebral artery territory infarction: A systematic review.
for spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage.
was proposed as a "rescue" solution that should be taken into consideration for young patients with clinical degeneration due to extended cerebral infraction resisting medical treatment.
A lifesaving decompressive hemicraniectomy
was done," the press release said.
TCD monitoring is not necessary during outpatient follow-up of patients with TBI, with the exception of the subset who've undergone hemicraniectomy
for malignant middle cerebral artery infarction: retrospective consent to decompressive surgery depends on functional long-term outcome.
There is only limited, low-grade evidence for alternative treatments, such as endovascular therapy or decompressive hemicraniectomy
Recovery from aphasia after hemicraniectomy
for infarction of the speech-dominant hemisphere.