Outcome analysis of the randomized multi-center study on idiophatic normal pressure hydrocephalus (SVASONA)

J. Lemcke, U. Meier, C. Müller, M. Fritsch, U. Kehler, N. Langer, M. Kiefer, R. Eymann, M.U. Schuhmann, A. Speil, F. Weber, V. Remenez, V. Rohde, H.C. Ludwig & D. Stengel
Objective: The Dutch hydrocephalus study in the 1990s proved the superiority of LPVs in the therapy of the idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus and simultaneously uncovered the enormous risk of overdrainage complications for the use of low pressure valves without a gravitational compensation. The[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]