Pediatric Surgery

The Case for ETV-CPC as the Initial Treatment for Infant Hydrocephalus in Developing Countries: Pediatric Endoscopic Neurosurgery 2018

As a part of the Pediatric Endoscopic Neurosurgery 2018 Course, Dr. Benjamin Warf discusses the case for addition of coroid plexus cauterization to endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV) as the initial treatment for infant hydrocephalus in developing countries. He further details how and why it works, and ability to avoid many shunt placements in developing countries.