Endoscopic Versus Traditional Craniofacial Resection for Patients with Sinonasal Tumors Involving the Anterior Skull Base

@inproceedings{Kim2008EndoscopicVT,
  title={Endoscopic Versus Traditional Craniofacial Resection for Patients with Sinonasal Tumors Involving the Anterior Skull Base},
  author={Bong Jik Kim and Dae Woo Kim and Si Whan Kim and Doo Hee Han and Dong-Young Kim and Chae-Seo Rhee and Chul Hee Lee},
  booktitle={Clinical and experimental otorhinolaryngology},
  year={2008}
}
OBJECTIVES With the advent of microdebriders and image guidance systems, endoscope-assisted surgery is now more widely used for the treatment of tumors involving the base of the skull. The aim of this study was to analyze the clinical features of tumors involving the anterior skull base and to evaluate the treatment outcomes according to the surgical approach, which included the traditional craniofacial resection (TCFR) and the endoscopic craniofacial resection with craniotomy (ECFR). METHODS… CONTINUE READING