Clinical Neurology and Neuroscience

Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2024

  • Research Article

    Efficacy and Safety of Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy Versus Ventriculoperitoneal Shunting for the Treatment of Hydrocephalus: A Meta-Analysis

    Hamaida Akbar, Muhammad Umer Yasir, Daniyal Masood, Farrah Gardezi, Hareem Khalid, Muddsar Hameed*, Muhammad Ali Hassan

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2024
    Pages: 19-25
    Received: 29 March 2024
    Accepted: 13 April 2024
    Published: 28 April 2024
    DOI: 10.11648/j.cnn.20240802.11
    Abstract: Introduction: Hydrocephalus, characterized by abnormal cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) accumulation, presents significant challenges requiring timely intervention to prevent neurological complications. Endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV) and ventriculoperitoneal shunting (VPS) are primary surgical options, yet their relative efficacy and safety remain... Show More