Case Presentation: Pediatric Intracranial Epidural Hematoma

Traumatic brain injury is the leading cause of death in children in the U.S. Watch as the director of pediatric neurosurgery, Alan Cohen, describes the case of a 15-month-old child who was rushed to Johns Hopkins Children’s Center after suffering craniocerebral trauma from a fall. Cohen talks about the emergent craniotomy he performed to relieve pressure on the brain caused by the expanding epidural hematoma.

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Alan Cohen, MD

Alan Cohen, MD

Director of the Johns Hopkins Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery

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