DECRA Trial

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The DECRA Trial: multi-centre randomised trial of early decompressive craniectomy in patients with severe traumatic brain injury

Publications:

Cooper DJ, Rosenfeld JV, Murray L, Arabi YM, Davies AR, D'Urso P, Kossmann T, Ponsford J, Seppelt I, Reilly P, Wolfe R for the DECRA Trial Investigators and the Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society Clinical Trials Group. Decompressive Craniectomy in Diffuse Traumatic Brain Injury. N Engl J Med. 2011 April; 364(16): 1493-502 [E-pub ahead of print Mar 25]. PMID: 21434843Cooper DJ, Rosenfeld JV. Does decompressive craniectomy improve outcomes in patients with diffuse traumatic brain injury? New results from an Australian collaborative randomised trial will change practice (Editorial: Invited).Med J Aust. 2011 May 2;194(9):437-8. PMID: 21534895

Contact: For further information about this study, please contact the ANZIC-RC Acting Research Centre Manager, Lynne Murray by email.