Traintime as a quantitative EMG parameter for facial nerve function during acoustic neuroma surgery

J. Prell, S. Rampp, J. Romstöck, R. Fahlbusch & C. Strauss
Introduction In the surgical management of acoustic neuromas the facial nerve can be preserved anatomically in most cases [ref:5], [ref:9]. The fact that 20–70% of the patients suffer from at least transient deficits concerning facial nerve function suggests that functional[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]