Computer-guided visualization of the skull base – new approach in preoperative planning

I. Hertel, G. Strauß, J. Hintze, J. Cordes, A. Krüger, Ch. Tietgen, A. Dietz & B. Preim
Purpose Indications for surgical interventions at the skull base are complications of inflammatory diseases in otorhinolaryngology, tumours and injuries. The individual and complex anatomy of this region and the rare indications make an accurate surgical planning before intervention necessary. [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]