Does having brain surgery shorten your life?

Does having brain surgery shorten your life?

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December, 2020
A larger 2004 study of 2,178 patients cited in an Institute of Medicine report last year showed that people with moderate to severe traumatic brain injuries had a reduced Life expectancy by five to nine years. However, neither study could specify whether the premature death was related to the brain injury or not.

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