Summary of Purpose
In patients older than 60 years with space-occupying malignant supra-tentorial ischaemic infarcts, decompressive hemicraniectomy significantly decreases mortality or very severe disability, and improves disability, functional neurological deficit, and quality of life compared to conservative intensive care treatment.Read More →
The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 18 February 2010.
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- German Research Council (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft [DFG]) (Germany) (ref: JU 2764/1-1)
Prospective randomised open controlled multicentre phase III comparative trial.