Effect of medical treatment on the prevention of radiological vasospasm and delayed cerebral ischemia after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage – a systematic review and meta-analysis

Nima Etminan, Mervyn D. Vergouwen, Daniel Hänggi, Hans-Jakob Steiger & R. Loch Macdonald
Objective: Delayed cerebral ischemia (DCI) after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage is a major cause of morbidity and mortality after acute treatment of ruptured intracranial aneurysms. The pathogenesis of DCI remains unclear. Since radiological vasospasm is strongly associated with the occurrence of[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]