Evaluating the factors affecting cerebral vasospasm in patients after aneurysmal subarachonoid haemorrhage


Hatiboglu M. A. , BIKMAZ K., IPLIKCIOGLU A. C. , TURGUT N.

9th International Conference on Cerebral Vasospasm, İstanbul, Turkey, 27 - 30 June 2006, vol.104, pp.363-0 identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • Volume: 104
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/978-3-211-75718-5_75
  • City: İstanbul
  • Country: Turkey
  • Page Numbers: pp.363-0

Abstract

Background. Neurological deterioration from cerebral vasospasm is the most important cause of mortality and morbidity after subarachnoid haemorrhage (SAH). Symptomatic vasospasm occurs in 17 to 40% of patients with aneurysmal SAH and worsens their clinical outcome.