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Definition: enlargement of the cerebral ventricular system.

Subdivisable into obstructive and non-obstructive, or communicating and non-communicating.

Aetiology/ risk factors:

-Abnormal accumulation of CSF in the ventricles, leading to raised intracranial pressure, caused by: 350 kata lagi


Normal pressure hydrocephalus management

The following articles have been identified following the ward round on Monday 20th March 2017 to provide a general overview of the above.

If you have any problems accessing these documents please use your NHS Athens or contact… 111 kata lagi

Ward Round Update

Maybe - an Acrostic poem

Many the choices we face each day
Am I doing the right thing?
You may have chosen differently, but, hey —
B… 221 kata lagi


Common Causes of Lower Body Parkinsonism: By Dr. De Leon

Once upon a time “arteriosclerotic (hardening of arteries) or vascular parkinsonism  (VaP)” was also known as ‘lower body parkinsonism.’ The latter refers to a type of Parkinson’s in which patients present with what is now referred to… 613 kata lagi

Parkinson's Disease