The Management of Blood Loss in Non-Syndromic Craniosynostosis Patients Undergoing Barrel Stave Osteotomy

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KÜÇÜK A. , TÜMTÜRK A. , Gergin I. Ş. , Oral S. , GÖRKEM S. B. , KURTSOY A. , et al.

TURKISH NEUROSURGERY, cilt.27, ss.138-141, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


AIM: Barrel stave osteotomy is a widely used procedure in neurosurgery for the majority of craniosynostosis patients. Both in the intraoperative and postoperative periods, there is inevitable leakage type bleeding from the bones undergoing osteotomy. A number of studies have been performed in order to prevent this complication but a concise procedure is still lacking.