Bedside Cranial Ultrasonography in Patients with Hemicraniectomies: A Novel Window into Pathology

  • Vasisht SrinivasanEmail author
  • Matthew Smith
  • Jordan Bonomo


Author Contributions

VS conceived the work, created the manuscript, and took part in data acquisition. MS conceived the work and revised the manuscript. JB conceived the work, generated the ultrasound protocol, and revised the manuscript.

Source of Support

No financial support was required for this work, and there was no source of support.

Conflict of interest


Ethical Approval/Informed Consent

Institutional IRB waived informed consent for this study.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vasisht Srinivasan
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Matthew Smith
    • 1
  • Jordan Bonomo
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Division of Neurocritical Care, Department of Neurology and Rehabilitation, University of Cincinnati Medical CenterUniversity of CincinnatiCincinnatiUSA
  2. 2.Division of Critical Care, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical CenterUniversity of CincinnatiCincinnatiUSA
  3. 3.Department of NeurosurgeryUniversity of CincinnatiCincinnatiUSA

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