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A Core Curriculum for Nurse Life Care Planning by American Association of Nurse Life Care Planners
Nurse Life Care Planning Scope and Standards of Practice
Abdom Imaging. 2015;40(6):2030-40.
Cerebrospinal Fluid Shunting Complications in Children. Hanak BW, Bonow RH, Harris CA, Browd SR. Pediatr Neurosurg. 2017;52(6):381-400.
Frequency and causes of shunt revisions in different cerebrospinal fluid shunt types. Borgbjerg BM, et al. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 1995;136(3-4):189-94.
Hydrocephalus Follow-up - Medscape
Failure of cerebrospinal fluid shunts: part II: overdrainage, loculation, and abdominal complications. Browd SR, et al. Pediatr Neurol. 2006;34(3):171-6.
Failure of cerebrospinal fluid shunts: part I: Obstruction and mechanical failure
CSF shunt complications: what the abdominal imager needs to know. Rinker EK, et al.
Intraabdominal complications secondary to ventriculoperitoneal shunts: CT findings and review of the literature. Chung JJ, et al. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2009;193(5):1311-7.
Hydrocephalus Follow-up - Medscape
Cost Savings Associated with Antibiotic-Impregnated Shunt Catheters in the Treatment of Adult and Pediatric Hydrocephalus. Parker SL, et al. World Neurosurg. 2015;83(3):382-386.
The economic impact of ventriculoperitoneal shunt failure. Shannon CN, et al. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2011;8(6):593-9.
Implanted ventricular shunts in the United States: the billion-dollar-a-year cost of hydrocephalus treatment. Patwardhan RV, et al. Neurosurgery. 2005;56(1):139-44; discussion 144-5.
Implanted ventricular shunts in the United States: the billion-dollar-a-year cost of hydrocephalus treatment. Patwardhan RV, et al. Neurosurgery. 2005;56(1):139-44; discussion 144-5.
Factors associated with 30-day ventriculoperitoneal shunt failure in pediatric and adult patients. Anderson IA, et al. J Neurosurg. 2018;130(1):145-153
Shunt failures and complications in adults as related to shunt type, diagnosis, and the experience of the surgeon. Lund-Johansen M, et al. Neurosurgery. 1994;35(5):839-44; discussion 844.
Primary ventriculoperitoneal shunting outcomes: a multicentre clinical audit for shunt infection and its risk factors. Woo PY, et al. Hong Kong Med J. 2016;22(5):410-9.
Shunt Procedure - John Hopkins Medicine Neurology and Neurosurgery
The influence of surgical operative experience on the duration of first ventriculoperitoneal shunt function and infection. Cochrane DD, et al. Pediatr Neurosurg. 2003;38(6):295-301.