Pre- and postoperative cognitive function of patients with brain tumors

Jens Gempt, Laura Tiemann, Niels Buchmann, Yu-Mi Ryang, Bernhard Meyer & Florian Ringel
Objective: Most neurosurgeons define eloquence of brain areas by relevance for language and motor function without consideration of other brain functions. Higher cognitive functions however, including attention, memory and executive functions, considerably affect patients' quality of life and their[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]