Resection of intracranial lesions is less invasive if tubular retractors are used

Takeaway

  • Tubular retractors enable safe and effective minimally-invasive resection of intracranial lesions.

Why this matters

    This is the largest multi-surgeon, multi-institutional series to assess transcortical-transtubular methods for intracranial lesion resections. The findings suggest that tubular retractors offer an alternative to traditional retractors, providing an effective tool with a low complication profile.

¿Quiere leer más?

Inicie sesión o regístrese para acceder a todo el contenido de Neurodiem.

¿Ya tiene una cuenta? Inicie sesión

International Medical Press is a global provider of independent medical education. Its mission is to provide healthcare professionals with high-quality, trusted medical information with the aim of helping optimize patient care.

No responsibility is assumed by International Medical Press for any injury and/or damage to persons or property through negligence or otherwise, or from any use or operation of any methods, products, instructions, or ideas contained in the material herein. Because of rapid advances in the medical sciences, International Medical Press recommends that independent verification of diagnoses and drug dosages should be made. The opinions expressed do not reflect those of International Medical Press or the sponsor. International Medical Press assumes no liability for any material contained herein.