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Randomised Evaluation of Surgery with Craniectomy for patients Undergoing Evacuation of Acute Subdural Haematoma (RESCUE-ASDH)

RESCUE-ASDH is a multi-centre, pragmatic, parallel group randomised trial that aims to compare the clinical and cost-effectiveness of decompressive craniectomy versus craniotomy for the management of adult head-injured patients undergoing evacuation of an acute subdural haematoma (ASDH).

Enrolment in RESCUE-ASDH trial is now officially over. 463 patients in total were randomised.

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Study lead: Angelos Kolias

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