Hearing preservation in vestibular schwannoma surgery: fact or fantasy?

@article{Sanna1995HearingPI,
  title={Hearing preservation in vestibular schwannoma surgery: fact or fantasy?},
  author={Mario Sanna and Sanjay Karmarkar and M C Landolfi},
  journal={The Journal of laryngology and otology},
  year={1995},
  volume={109 5},
  pages={374-80}
}
This study reviews 57 papers dealing with the issue of hearing preservation in vestibular schwannoma surgery published in otolaryngologic and neurosurgical literature between the years 1977 and 1994. The authors', in this review, have made an attempt to verify whether the claims of hearing preservation are real, whether there is a price to be paid in terms of morbidity and whether there are univocal criteria for reporting results. The review shows that there is a wide disarray in reporting… CONTINUE READING