Protocol for Brain Tumors


  1. Patients are admitted one day prior to the surgery.
  2. Post operatively transferred to SICU for 2-3 days.
  3. Then transferred to MSW until suture removal.


  • Injection Dexamethasone 8 mg i.v
  • Mannitol 20%
  • Antibiotics
  • Extra dose of anti convulsions prior to closure-if h/o seizures


  • Antibiotics
  • Dexamethasone doses for over a period of one week.
  • Pantrapazol
  • Prophylactic anti convulsions
  • Incentive Spirometry
  • Saline Nebulization
  • Drain removal after 48 hours follow C.T Scan
  • Ambulating the patient with assistance starting 2nd post operative day.

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