The sitting position in neurosurgery: indications, complications and results. a single institution experience of 600 cases

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The benefit of the sitting position for surgery of the posterior fossa and cervical spine is still a matter of controversy. In our study we analyzed the outcome after sitting position surgery at our institution. We compared the incidence of venous air embolism (VAE) as recognized with different monitoring techniques and the severity of complications. We… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00701-013-1822-x

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