Stereotactic implantation of depth electrodes in epileptology

Michael Trippel, S. Hefft, Joacir G. Cordeiro, Tomas Reithmeier, Marcus O. Pinsker, Andreas Schulze-Bonhage & Guido Nikkhah
Objective: Since 2000 we implanted 550 depth electrodes in 196 patients suffering from pharmacologically intractable seizures for diagnostic purposes. In a retrospective study we analyzed the benefit and the risk of stereotactic implantation of depth electrodes for presurgical invasive monitoring. [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]