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www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/20363/neurology/elderly-patients-face-uphill-battle-brain-bleeds

Feb 3, 2011 ... NAPLES, Fla. – About one-third of elderly patients who underwent a cranial operation for traumatic brain injury die in the hospital, and one-half ...

www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/11/151127101940.htm

Nov 27, 2015 ... It is generally accepted that elderly patients who suffer from an acute subdural hematoma should not be treated surgically, as few survive and ...

www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2010/11/101108151340.htm

Nov 9, 2010 ... A small amount of bleeding in the brain seems to be common among older individuals, according to a new study.

www.hindawi.com/journals/bn/2015/845491

... old and very old patients with severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) and compare ... used in order to evaluate whether the patient had a nonevacuated hematoma.

www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2210833513000026

Since elderly patients often have brain atrophy, this allows a larger space within the ... Patients with acute subdural hematoma (ASH) often suffer from underlying  ...

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Jun 23, 2020 ... A subdural hematoma is more common in older adults because of normal brain shrinkage that occurs with aging. This shrinkage stretches and ...

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Jun 23, 2020 ... In older adults, the veins are often already stretched because of brain shrinkage ( atrophy) and are more easily injured. Some subdural ...

josr-online.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13018-018-0975-y

Nov 3, 2018 ... Traumatic brain injury (TBI), particularly in the elderly patient ... reflex (LR), CT findings (subdural hematoma, subarachnoid hematoma, edema, ...

www.health.harvard.edu/a_to_z/hemorrhagic-stroke-a-to-z

This bleeding can occur either within the brain or between… ... Intracerebral hemorrhage — Symptoms almost always occur when the person is awake.

www.health.harvard.edu/a_to_z/subdural-hematoma-a-to-z

Blood builds up between the brain and the brain's tough outer lining.… ... In contrast, older people may bleed after only a minor trauma. For example, it might  ...