Standardized assessment of outcome and complications in chronic subdural hematoma: results from a large case series.

Affiliation

Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Zurich and Clinical Neuroscience Center, University of Zurich, Frauenklinikstrasse 10, 8091, Zurich, Switzerland. [Email]

Abstract

Chronic subdural hematomas (cSDH) are commonly deemed to have a benign prognosis. However, detailed and standardized data describing outcome and complications in a large prospective patient cohort is lacking.

Keywords

Chronic subdural hematoma,Clavien-Dindo classification system,Complications,Outcome measures,