I am a
Home I AM A Search Login

Papers of the Week

2019 Oct

World Neurosurg


Vascular Complications in Microvascular Decompression: A Survey of 4,000 Operations.


Lee S H, Park S-K, Joo B-E, Lee J-A, Park K
World Neurosurg. 2019 Oct; 130:e577-e582.
PMID: 31254687.


Vascular complications in posterior fossa surgery, even in microvascular decompression (MVD) involving a small cranial opening, can have catastrophic consequences. This study analyzes these complications in order to determine the incidence, risk factors, prognosis, and preventive measures involved.