Stereotaxic computerized tomography with a GE 8800 scanner.

  title={Stereotaxic computerized tomography with a GE 8800 scanner.},
  author={J{\"o}rgen Bo{\"e}thius and Mats Bergstr{\"o}m and Torgny Greitz},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery},
  volume={52 6},
A stereotaxic system is described that uses computerized tomography scanning for target localization. This system is unique in that the sterotaxic localization may be carried out using the scanner computer without the addition of any extra software. The hardware of the system is built up around a base plate which is fastened to the scanner's patient table. The head is positioned and fixed to the base plate with aluminum bars, which are fixed to the calvaria with screws. Various stereotaxic… CONTINUE READING