Proposal for evaluating the quality of reports of surgical interventions in the treatment of trigeminal neuralgia: the Surgical Trigeminal Neuralgia Score.

@article{Akram2013ProposalFE,
  title={Proposal for evaluating the quality of reports of surgical interventions in the treatment of trigeminal neuralgia: the Surgical Trigeminal Neuralgia Score.},
  author={Harith Akram and Bilal Mirza and Neil Kitchen and Joanna M Zakrzewska},
  journal={Neurosurgical focus},
  year={2013},
  volume={35 3},
  pages={E3}
}
OBJECT The aim of this study was to design a checklist with a scoring system for reporting on studies of surgical interventions for trigeminal neuralgia (TN) and to validate it by a review of the recent literature. METHODS A checklist with a scoring system, the Surgical Trigeminal Neuralgia Score (STNS), was devised partially based on the validated STrengthening the Reporting of OBservational studies in Epidemiology (STROBE) criteria and customized for TN after a literature review and then… CONTINUE READING

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