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By C. H. A. Meyer, A. Detta, C. Kudoh (auth.), Assoc. Professor Dr. Björn A. Meyerson, Professor Dr. Christoph Ostertag (eds.)

ISBN-10: 3709194199

ISBN-13: 9783709194195

ISBN-10: 3709194210

ISBN-13: 9783709194218

This quantity includes chosen contributions from the XIth assembly of the eu Society for Stereotactic and practical Neurosurgery held in September 1994 in Antalyaffurkey. many of the papers take care of the numerous healing and technical developments made during this box of neurosurgery. The emergence of recent stereotactic methodologies resembling frameless stereotaxy and different kinds of neuronavigation became an essential device for all sorts of neurosurgical operations. increasingly more younger neurosurgeons takes an curiosity within the neurosurgical ways to the therapy of circulation problems, power ache and epilepsy. it is a transparent signal ofthe transforming into know-how of the lengthy overlooked incontrovertible fact that those neurosurgical remedies could be provided to massive sufferer populations. Neurotransplantation as a singular therapy of Parkinson's disorder has prepared the ground for the appliance of this expertise for different symptoms. The pioneering paintings played by means of the overdue Edward Hitchcock is reviewed the following. there's a renewed curiosity in pallidotomy for facing convinced different types of Parkinson's illness and likely points of this operation are mentioned in one other paper. development within the neurosurgical therapy of ache is handled by way of contributions on subtle strategies of percutaneous cordotomy, DREZ operations and important reviews of spinal wire stimulation. a singular technique is a document at the stories of treating melanoma soreness by means of intraspinal implantation of chromaffin cells. a number of contributions hide the real problems with novel suggestions for the examine of neural disorder, peroperative tracking with puppy, microrecording, magneto-encephalography and different techniques.

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Adv Neurol 60: 53-61 Yamashiro K, Tasker RR (1993) Stereotactic thalamotomy for dystonic patients. Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 60: 81-85 Correspondence: Andres M. Lozano, MD, PhD, FRCS(C), Division of Neurosurgery, 2-433 McLaughlin Pavilion, Toronto Western Hospital, 399 Bathurst St. Toronto, M5T 2S8, Canada. Acta Neurochir (1995) [Suppl] 64: 35-39 © Springer-Verlag 1995 Neurophysiological Monitoring of Cranial Nerves During Posterior Fossa Surgery G. BroggP, V. ScaiolP, S. Brockt, and I. Dones!

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After sagittal scout view acquisition in order to locate the approximate plane of the fixing supports, we carry out about 10 transverse I mm-thick contiguous slices (256*256 matrixes, FOV = 26 em). The lead balls of the markers are sufficient to obtain the same reference plane as in MRI. Digitising by the CCD camera is dimensionally calibrated by the acquisition of a refrence circle having a known diameter. The procedure has to be performed every time the system is switched on in order to compensate for time drifts.

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