International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
Since Year 2012 | Open Access | Double Blind Reviewed

ISSN: 2319-7064




Downloads: 128

Research Paper | Neuroscience | India | Volume 6 Issue 4, April 2017


Decompressive Craniectomy in MCA Infarct Patients: An Institutional Experience

Raja K Kutty | Jyothish LS | Paresh Korde | Anil P [5] | Rajmohan BP


Abstract: Decompressive craniectomy as a surgical treatment for brain edema has been performed for many years and for several different pathophysiologies, including malignant middle cerebral artery (MCA) infarct. The purpose of this article was to share author's experience with decompressive craniectomy in malignant MCA infarct with special insight on what all needs to be done at a tertiary centre level without stroke clinic when an MCA infract patient is encountered, so as to improve the outcome in terms of morbidity and mortality by timely intervention.


Keywords: MCA Infarct, Decompressive Craniectomy, Stroke Clinic, Outcome, mRS


Edition: Volume 6 Issue 4, April 2017,


Pages: 584 - 587


How to Cite this Article?

Raja K Kutty, Jyothish LS, Paresh Korde, Anil P, Rajmohan BP, "Decompressive Craniectomy in MCA Infarct Patients: An Institutional Experience", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), Volume 6 Issue 4, April 2017, pp. 584-587, https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=ART20172284

How to Share this Article?

Enter Your Email Address




Similar Articles with Keyword 'Outcome'

Downloads: 13 | Monthly Hits: ⮙1

Case Studies, Neuroscience, India, Volume 10 Issue 4, April 2021

Pages: 664 - 666

A Rare Case of a Large Intraventricular Meningioma: A Case Report

Dr. Tushar Soni [2] | Dr. Mayuresh Rampurkar | Dr. Vinay Rohra

Share this Article

Downloads: 0

Research Paper, Neuroscience, India, Volume 11 Issue 6, June 2022

Pages: 878 - 884

Clinicopathological Study on Posterior Fossa Tumours

Susangato Choudhury [3] | Suniti Kumar Saha [4] | Kaushik Roy [4] | Shuvayu Bandopadhyay [2] | Karwade Nishant Bhagwan [2]

Share this Article


Top