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 include:

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;364:1493-502. PMID: 21434843.

Cooper 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;194:437-8. PMID: 21534895.

Cooper DJ, Rosenfeld JV, Murray L, Arabi YM, Davies AR, Ponsford J, Seppelt I, Reilly P, Wiegers E, Wolfe R for the DECRA Trial Investigators and the Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Society Clinical Trials Group. Patient outcomes at twelve months after early decompressive craniectomy for diffuse traumatic brain injury in the Randomized DECRA Clinical Trial. J Neurotrauma 2020;37:810-6. PMID: 32027212.

Contact: For further information about this study, please contact Lynne Murray by email.