The Diagnosis and Surgical Treatment of Normal-pressure Hydrocephalus
Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants
- Discuss the clinical presentation of normal-pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) and how it is diagnosed
- Describe how patients with NPH are selected for ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt surgery
- Explain the surgical complications and prognosis associated with VP shunt surgery
- Discuss the management of patients who do not improve after VP shunt insertion
Johnson, M. and Graham-Burnet, Karen, "The Diagnosis and Surgical Treatment of Normal-pressure Hydrocephalus" (2010). Allied Health Faculty Publications. 86.