Intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring for intradural extramedullary tumors: why not?

Abstract

BACKGROUND While intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring (IOM) for intramedullary tumors has become a standard in neurosurgical practice, IOM for intradural extramedullary tumors (IDEMs) is still under debate. The aim of this study is to evaluate the role of IOM during surgery for IDEMs. METHODS From March 2008 to March 2013, 68 patients had… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.clineuro.2015.01.007

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@article{Ghadirpour2015IntraoperativeNM, title={Intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring for intradural extramedullary tumors: why not?}, author={Reza Ghadirpour and Davide Nasi and Corrado Iaccarino and David Giraldi and Rossella Sabadini and Luisa Motti and Francesco Sala and Franco Servadei}, journal={Clinical neurology and neurosurgery}, year={2015}, volume={130}, pages={140-9} }