Experience with 521 operations in the sitting position: indication, complications and results

Andreas Merkel, Tino Münster, Hubert Schmitt, Michael Buchfelder & Oliver Ganslandt
Objective: The benefit of the sitting position for surgery of the posterior fossa and cervical spine is still matter of controversy. The literature suggests a decline in the use of this position in neurosurgery. However, there are undisputable advantages of the sitting position, such as the reduction[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]