British consultant neurosurgeons in post for at least one year were sent a postal questionnaire about the way in which they managed patients with ruptured aneurysms; 87% replied. Wide differences were evident in almost all aspects of treatment, before, during and after surgery. A consensus of opinion appeared in only a few areas: the employment of magnification during surgery, the use of clipping as the preferred method of surgical treatment, and a general reluctance to operate on patients with a depressed conscious level within a week of haemorrhage.
Statistics from Altmetric.com
If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.