The advantages of frameless stereotactic biopsy over frame-based biopsy.

@article{Price2003TheAO,
  title={The advantages of frameless stereotactic biopsy over frame-based biopsy.},
  author={Rupert Price},
  journal={British journal of neurosurgery},
  year={2003},
  volume={17 1},
  pages={90-1; author reply 91}
}
  • Rupert Price
  • Published 2003 in British journal of neurosurgery
Health technology The use of frameless stereotactic biopsy was investigated. The technique consisted of a neuronavigation system, based on an infrared LED-based system (Easy Guide Neuro, Philips Medical Systems), and a novel stereotactic guide that was adaptable to a variety of instruments. The developed guide was freely adjustable to reach the entire cranium and would lock in place rigidly, allowing fine correction of the trajectory setting. The guide arm was fixed to a Mayfield clamp and the… CONTINUE READING