Decompressive craniectomy in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage – a single-center matched pair analysis

Yoichi Uozumi, Oliver W. Sakowitz, Berk Orakcioglu, Daniel Haux, Edgar Santos, M. Modar Kentar & Andreas Unterberg
Objective: Decompressive craniectomy (DC) has been shown to improve outcome in patients with massive ischemic infarction and severe head injury. However, the role of DC in aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (aSAH) patients is still controversial. In this study we analyzed the outcome of aSAH patients[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]