Complications of craniofacial resection for malignant tumors of the skull base: Report of an international collaborative study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Postoperative Complications
  • Skull Base Neoplasms

abstract

  • CFR is a safe surgical treatment for malignant tumors of the skull base, with an overall mortality of 4.7% and complication rate of 36.3%. The impact of medical comorbidity and intracranial tumor extent should be carefully considered when planning therapy for patients whose tumors are amenable to CFR.

publication date

  • June 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/hed.20166

PubMed ID

  • 15825205

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 445

end page

  • 51

volume

  • 27

number

  • 6