Effect of Lumbar Puncture in Patients with Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Treated Microsurgically or Endovascularly


Akinci I. O. , Sencer A. , Basel A., Aras Y., Aydoseli A. , Kamar C., ...More

11th International Conference on Cerebral Vasospasm: Neurovascular Events after Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, Ohio, United States Of America, 21 - 23 July 2011, vol.115, pp.95-96 identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • Volume: 115
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/978-3-7091-1192-5_21
  • City: Ohio
  • Country: United States Of America
  • Page Numbers: pp.95-96
  • Keywords: Intracranial aneurysm, Subarachnoid hemorrhage, Lumbar puncture, Cerebral vasospasm, Clipping, Coiling, VASOSPASM, PREDICTION, MANAGEMENT, DRAINAGE

Abstract

Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of treatment modality (surgical clipping vs. endovascular coiling) and lumbar puncture (LP) in patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage (SAH) based on neurologic status on admission and clinical outcome.