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Decompressive Craniectomy: Surgical Indications, Clinical Considerations and Rationale

By Dare Adewumi and Austin Colohan

Submitted: March 13th 2011Reviewed: October 3rd 2011Published: March 23rd 2012

DOI: 10.5772/29940

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Dare Adewumi and Austin Colohan (March 23rd 2012). Decompressive Craniectomy: Surgical Indications, Clinical Considerations and Rationale, Brain Injury - Pathogenesis, Monitoring, Recovery and Management, Amit Agrawal, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/29940. Available from:

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