Intracerebral hemorrhage

Neeraj S. Naval, J. Ricardo Carhuapoma

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Abstract

Intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) accounts for 10-15% of all strokes 67,000 cases of nontraumatic ICH are reported annually in the US Reported 30-day mortality rates range between 35 and 52%, the highest associated with any kind of stroke Only 20% of survivors are functionally independent at 6 months More common in males, persons >55 years of age, and in certain ethnic groups (Blacks, Japanese)

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationHandbook of Neurocritical Care
Subtitle of host publicationSecond Edition
PublisherSpringer New York
Pages353-363
Number of pages11
ISBN (Print)9781441968418
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2010

Keywords

  • Anti-edema therapies
  • Edema
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Rapid neurologic deterioration

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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