Real-time monitoring of the facial nerve during vestibular schwannoma surgery

J. Prell, S. Rampp, J. Rachinger, C. Scheller & C. Strauss
Objective: One of the main problems of intraoperative neurophysiologic monitoring is the gap between the incident causing damage to neural tissue and its detection. Closure of this gap by real-time neuromonitoring is a desired goal. Damage to the facial nerve during surgery in the cerebello-pontine [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]