A proposed preoperative grading scheme to assess risk for surgical resection of primary and secondary intraaxial supratentorial brain tumors.

@article{Vorster1998APP,
  title={A proposed preoperative grading scheme to assess risk for surgical resection of primary and secondary intraaxial supratentorial brain tumors.},
  author={Stephni Vorster and Gene H. Barnett},
  journal={Neurosurgical focus},
  year={1998},
  volume={4 6},
  pages={e2}
}
Although surgical resection of brain tumors has been performed for over a century, complications still occur with distressing frequency. The authors propose a simple preoperative grading scheme to assess surgical risk for resection of primary and secondary intraaxial supratentorial brain tumors. The authors retrospectively reviewed the clinical records, neuroimaging studies, and outcomes of 224 surgeries performed in 207 patients from January 1993 to December 1995 at the Cleveland Clinic… CONTINUE READING

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