The management of patients with intradural post-traumatic mass lesions: a multicenter survey of current approaches to surgical management in 729 patients coordinated by the European Brain Injury Consortium

Pietro Princi, Anselmo Caricato

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

90 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

Controversy exists about the indications and timing for surgery in head injured patients with an intradural mass lesion. The aim of this study was to survey contemporary approaches to the treatment of head injured patients with an intradural lesion, placing a particular focus on the utilization of decompressive craniectomy.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1183-1192
Number of pages10
JournalNeurosurgery
Volume57
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2005

Keywords

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Brain Diseases
  • Brain Injuries
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Craniotomy
  • Decompression, Surgical
  • Dura Mater
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Intracranial Hypertension
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Prospective Studies
  • Time Factors

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics of 'The management of patients with intradural post-traumatic mass lesions: a multicenter survey of current approaches to surgical management in 729 patients coordinated by the European Brain Injury Consortium'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this