Brain parenchyma sonography to evaluate ventricle width in critical care patients with cerebrospinal fluid circulation disturbance

A. Becker, D. Kuhnt, J. Rohlfs, L. Benes & C. Nimsky
Objective: Ventricular catheterization with external ventricular drainage (EVD) is a commonly used neurosurgical procedure for treatment of acute cerebrospinal fluid circulation disturbances. The most frequent reasons for EVD application are intracranial or subarachnoidal hemorrhages, pre-surgical treatment[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]