DHWD

(redirected from Decompressive Hemicraniectomy with Duraplasty)
AcronymDefinition
DHWDDecompressive Hemicraniectomy with Duraplasty (ischemic stroke treatment modality)
DHWDDating Hamster Wheel of Despair
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Decompressive hemicraniectomy with duraplasty is a surgical option for those experiencing large volume MCA stroke.
Decompressive hemicraniectomy with duraplasty (DHWD) is a treatment modality for patients who experience large ischemic strokes with a consequent rise in intracranial pressure (ICP).
Decompressive hemicraniectomy with duraplasty (DHWD) is a surgical procedure designed to decrease ICE More room becomes available after removal of part of the skull and release of the dura, thereby reducing ICP.