Direct cochlear nerve monitoring: first report on a new atraumatic, self-retaining electrode.

OBJECTIVE To assess the efficacy and safety of a new atraumatic, self-retaining cranial nerve electrode for direct cochlear nerve monitoring during cerebellopontine angle surgery. STUDY DESIGN Prospective clinical investigation. SETTING The Skull Base Surgery Center at Kaiser Permanente, San Diego, a tertiary referral center for neurotologic and skull… CONTINUE READING