The effect of lumbar drainage on chronic hydrocephalus and shunt dependency after subarachnoid hemorrhage

Karima Tizi, Erdem Güresir, Mathias Setzer, Volker Seifert & Hartmut Vatter
Objective: Subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) is a common cause of chronic hydrocephalus. The large amount of blood in the subarachnoid space is the triggering cause of this chronic cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) absorptional and circulatory disorder.The disturbance of CSF circulation and absorption is in the[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]