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How safe is twistdrill craniostomy?

Abstract:

The incidence of haemorrhagic complications of intracranial pressure monitoring (ICPM) has previously been reported. However, in these studies, the techniques employed to access the inside of the cranium varied. While 3-mm essentially blind 'twistdrill' craniostomies have been used, their role has been limited for fear of haemorrhagic sequelae. This has also restricted their use in clinical applications other than ICPM. We conducted a prospective observational study looking at haemorrhagic co...

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Publisher copy:
10.1080/02688690220148897
Journal:
British journal of neurosurgery More from this journal
Volume:
16
Issue:
3
Pages:
290-293
Publication date:
2002-06-01
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EISSN:
1360-046X
ISSN:
0268-8697
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:247677
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uuid:8c08c530-0039-4c67-9e12-4767b7dc6978
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pubs:247677
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247677
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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