“The operation itself involves the usual opening of the cranial cavity. Rehabilitation depends on the reason for which the operation was performed. If it is a brain abscess, it all depends on how successfully all this will be stopped, how severe the damage was. Another thing is if it is a hematoma or resection of a brain tumor. Depending on this, rehabilitation takes from several weeks to several months, ” — said the surgeon Life.
A person who has undergone such an operation needs to reduce physical and emotional stress, be under the supervision of a doctor, Goev added. According to the specialist, if the trepanation was successful, the patient can do any work, only super-responsible professions that carry risks for others are prohibited.