Salomon Hakim. Review on patented and realized hydrocephalus valves

A. Aschoff
Objective: Salomon Hakim, who died in 2011, wellknown as the inventor of iNPH, made major contributions in the theory of hydrocephalus and was the most innovative valve designer up to now. There are short biographical notes from Columbia and one paper to his iNPH-invention. However, a systematical reception[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]