By Dr. Hans-Gerd Lipinski, A. Struppler, P. Birk (auth.), Professor Jan Gybels, Professor Edward R. Hitchcock, Professor Björn Meyerson, Professor Christoph Ostertag, Professor Gian Franco Rossi (eds.)
The expanding value of stereotactic surgical procedure within the administration of universal neurological stipulations is illustrated by means of the huge purposes of stereotactic ideas defined during this publication. overseas professionals current their most modern event within the fields of circulate disease, tumours, epilepsy, and soreness and spasticity. the mixing of recent imaging concepts with stereotactic instrumentation is a specific function. The ebook offers the main glossy description of the suggestions and functions of an increasing box of neurosurgery.
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2mm in the Z axis. Patients Five patients with a progressive neurological syndrome underwent MRI-directed stereotactic biopsy during the period January 1985 to April 1986 (Table I). These patients represent a subset (8%) of a total of 63 CT -directed biopsies performed during this period. Three of the patients had brain stem lesions clearly seen with MRI but not adequately delineated by CT scanning. Two patients had lesions revealed by CT but which were difficult to interpret. One patient's CT (case 4), despite a progressive neurological syndrome, had remained unchanged since a cerebral infarct 4 years previously.
Ostertag CB, Mennel HD, Kiessling M (1980) Stereotactic biopsy of brain tumours. Surg Neurol14: 275-283 10. Thomas DGT, Anderson RE, du Boulay GH (1984) CT-guided stereotactic neurosurgery: experience in 24 cases with a new stereotactic system. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 47: 9-16 11. Thomas DGT, Davis CH, Ingram S et at (1986) Stereotaxic biopsy of the brain under MR imaging control. AJNR 7: 161163 12. Wyper DJ, Turner JW, Patterson J, Condon BR (in press) Accuracy of stereotaxic localization using MRI and CT.
New Technique for Three-Dimensional Linear Accelerator Radiosurgery 39 v Fig. I. Schematic view of target irradiation law. The radiation beam intersects the target giving rise to chord A rA l' The stereotactic head frame moves at a velocity inversely proportional to the length A rA l' At point 2 the frame shall move at a velocity inversely proportional to ArA J . The nth part of the dose to be delivered will be given for each translation, being n the number of angular positions in which the source is set around the isocenter.
Advances in Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery 7: Proceedings of the 7th Meeting of the European Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery, Birmingham 1986 by Dr. Hans-Gerd Lipinski, A. Struppler, P. Birk (auth.), Professor Jan Gybels, Professor Edward R. Hitchcock, Professor Björn Meyerson, Professor Christoph Ostertag, Professor Gian Franco Rossi (eds.)