Early neurological improvement and deterioration after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: When should clinical assessment be performed to predict outcome?

Kerim Beseoglu, Sven Eicker, Hans-Jakob Steiger & Daniel Hänggi
Objective: Today WFNS grading scale is used to estimate the severity of subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) and to forecast ultimate outcome. Early neurological improvement as well as deterioration is common. A standardized time interval for clinical grading of SAH appears therefore mandatory. In this study[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]