ULUSAL TRAVMA VE ACIL CERRAHI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF TRAUMA & EMERGENCY SURGERY, vol.25, no.4, pp.383-388, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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ULUSAL TRAVMA VE ACIL CERRAHI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF TRAUMA & EMERGENCY SURGERY
Acute subdural hematoma, decompressive craniectomy, head injury, TRAUMATIC BRAIN-INJURY, REFRACTORY INTRACRANIAL HYPERTENSION, CRANIOTOMY, MORTALITY, CHILDREN, SIZE
BACKGROUND: The impact of decompressive craniectomy (DC) on the overall outcome of pediatric acute subdural hematoma patients has not been fully determined to date. In this paper, we aimed to investigate the role of decompressive craniectomy performed to treat traumatic subdural hematoma in patients from the pediatric age group.