Current treatment techniques & paradigms for hydrocephalus at the children's hospital, Birmingham, Alabama

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  • Before the advent of shunting techniques, hydrocephalus frequently resulted in serious disability and/or death. Now almost half a century following the invention of this technology, many variations in technique and criteria exist among neurosurgeons. We review the current treatment stratagies employed at the Children's Hospital of Alabama for the treatment of childhood hydrocephalus.
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  • Tubbs RS; Pugh J; Oakes WJ
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  • 33
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  • 36
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  • 12
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