Idiopathic Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus: Response To Shunting And Predictors Of Response

Authoring Organization

Publication Month/Year

December 7, 2015

Last Updated Month/Year

May 31, 2023

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Document Type


External Publication Status


Country of Publication


Inclusion Criteria

Female, Male, Adolescent, Adult, Child, Infant, Older adult

Health Care Settings

Ambulatory, Hospital, Operating and recovery room, Outpatient

Intended Users

Nurse, nurse practitioner, physician, physician assistant


Assessment and screening, Diagnosis, Management, Treatment

Diseases/Conditions (MeSH)

D006850 - Hydrocephalus, Normal Pressure


hydrocephalus, shunt, ideopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus

Source Citation

John J. Halperin, et al. Practice guideline: Idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus: Response to shunting and predictors of response
Report of the Guideline Development, Dissemination, and Implementation Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology.
Neurology. 2015; 85(23): 2063-2071.

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