Intraoperative high field Magnetic Resonance Imaging (1.5 T) in pediatric neurosurgery

S.M. Schlaffer, O. Ganslandt, D. Weigel, B. Von Keller, M. Buchfelder & C. Nimsky
Objective: From April 2002 until July 2008 we were able to perform more than 1200 neurosurgical procedures using intraoperative high field magnetic resonance (MR) imaging. The majority of examinations were carried out in adults. In this study we summarize our experience in pediatric neurosurgery. [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]