Awake craniotomy for tumor resection

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Attari, Mohammadali; Salimi, Sohrab; (2013)
  • Publisher: Medknow Publications & Media Pvt Ltd
  • Journal: Advanced Biomedical Research,volume 2 (issn: 2277-9175, eissn: 2277-9175)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4103/2277-9175.115815, pmc: PMC3814812
  • Subject: R | propofol | Awake craniotomy | Case Report | Medicine | remifentanil | monitored anesthesia care | Biology (General) | QH301-705.5

Surgical treatment of brain tumors, especially those located in the eloquent areas such as anterior temporal, frontal lobes, language, memory areas, and near the motor cortex causes high risk of eloquent impairment. Awake craniotomy displays major rule for maximum resec... View more
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