Postoperative CSF fistulas after cranial intradural procedures – risk factors and clinical implications: 12-month results of a multicenter quality-control study

Sebastian Spuck, Günther Kundt, Clemens Weber, Volker Tronnier & Jürgen Piek
Objective: The occurrence of a postoperative CSF fistula after cranial surgery is a serious event often resulting in additional and prolonged treatment. The current study evaluates possible risk factors and the clinical impact of such complications in order to develop surgical strategies for its prevention.[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]