Image-guided craniotomy for cerebral metastases: Techniques and outcomes Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Craniotomy
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
  • Outcome Assessment (Health Care)
  • Postoperative Complications
  • Surgery, Computer-Assisted

abstract

  • Gross total resection of brain metastases, including those involving critical function areas, can be safely achieved with a low morbidity rate using contemporary image-guided systems. RPA Class I and II patients with controlled primary disease benefit from aggressive treatment by surgery and radiation.

publication date

  • July 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 12823876

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 82

end page

  • 9; discussion 89-90

volume

  • 53

number

  • 1