World Neurosurgery: X 2019 DOI: 10.1016/j.wnsx.2019.100039 View full text
Adnan Altun, Cengiz Çokluk

Abstract: Objective To evaluate the feasibility of an experimentally designed brain tumor model consisting of polyurethane foam and fresh cadaveric cow brain for the surgical training of the technique for tumor ablation. Methods A laboratory-training model was created for microneurosurgical intervention of intrinsic brain tumor ablation covering microdissection of the brain tissue and opening of the pia mater, dissection and separation of the sulcal and cisternal structures, and …

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