Comparison of conscious sedation and general anesthesia for motor mapping and resection of tumors located near motor cortex. Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Anesthesia, General
  • Brain Mapping
  • Brain Neoplasms
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Craniotomy
  • Motor Cortex

abstract

  • The use of conscious sedation as an anesthetic technique for motor mapping not only improves the chances of achieving successful stimulation and identification of motor cortex in relationship to the lesion, but it also allows for repetitive monitoring of the patient's motor function during resection of the lesion.

publication date

  • January 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 15355010

Additional Document Info

start page

  • E8

volume

  • 15

number

  • 1