Nerve blocks in stereotactic neurosurgery.

Abstract

The advantage of performing preoperative nerve blocks of the supraorbital and occipital nerves facilitates frame fixation and the perioperative management of patients in stereotactic neurosurgery, resulting in better patient handling with reduced intraoperative medication and less monitoring by anesthesia personnel. 

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@article{Kocuj2002NerveBI, title={Nerve blocks in stereotactic neurosurgery.}, author={F Kocuj and Jessica Epple and Heinrich Polarz and Volker M. Tronnier and Eike Martin}, journal={Stereotactic and functional neurosurgery}, year={2002}, volume={78 1}, pages={29-38} }