OPEN Research Support

MD, Ph.D, associate professor
Sune Munthe
Department of Neurosurgery

Projekt styring
Projekt status    Open
Data indsamlingsdatoer
Start 01.02.2023  
Slut 01.01.2027  

Vasoactive substances in cerebrospinal fluid and the effect on cerebral vasospasm after subarachnoid hemorrhage

Short summary

Patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage often experience vasospasms in the bloodvessels of the brain. Vasospasm prevents the supply of oxygen and other nutrients to the healthy brain, which is thereby destroyed. Vasospasms can cause severe neurological damage and also may result in death. The mechanism behind vasospasm is unknown, several theories have been described but not yet uncovered. There is no good treatment for these vasospasms. Patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage often has a condition

Description of the cohort

Patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage treated at neurosurgical department.

Data and biological material

cerebrospinal fluid