The effect of lumbar drainage on cerebral vasospasm and infarction after subarachnoid haemorrhage

K. Tizi, E. Güresir, J. Beck, A. Raabe, V. Seifert & H. Vatter
Objective: Vasospasm continues to be a major source of morbidity in patients after subarachnoid haemorrhage (SAH). It was suggested that by using a lumbar drainage and increasing the clearance of blood degradation a decrease in the incidence of vasospasm would occur. Therefore we compared the rates [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]