Assessment of surgeon's stress level and alertness using EEG during laparoscopic simple nephrectomy

@article{Duru2013AssessmentOS,
  title={Assessment of surgeon's stress level and alertness using EEG during laparoscopic simple nephrectomy},
  author={Dilek Goksel Duru and Adil Deniz Duru and Duygun Erol Barkana and Oner M Sanli and Mehmed Ozkan},
  journal={2013 6th International IEEE/EMBS Conference on Neural Engineering (NER)},
  year={2013},
  pages={452-455}
}
Laparoscopic simple nephrectomy (LSN) is an accepted treatment modality for nonfunctioning kidneys. Besides decreased postoperative morbidity, LSN is an advantage with decreased analgesic requirements and convalescence. LSN is a highly stressful operation, and the procedure requires high concentration level and experience. Emotions recognized from… CONTINUE READING