Utility of DTI motor fiber tracking for the resection of tumors near motor eloquent areas of the brain

N. Buchmann, J. Gempt, M. Stoffel, B. Meyer & F. Ringel
Objective: The treatment of tumors near motor areas of the brain remains a surgical challenge. In most cases surgical aim is a total resection, however, preservation of neurological function remains the main goal. Therefore, several tools to map and monitor the motor tract have been implemented. The[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]