Integrated surgical procedure for gliomas: High-field intraoperative MRI in glioma surgery

K. Sakurada, A. Kuge, S. Takemura, H. Huniu, Y. Kokubo, S. Sato & T. Kayama
Objective: Extensive surgical removal of tumor tissue contributes to longer life expectancy for patients with brain tumors. As dynamic changes occur during surgical procedures, intraoperative magnetic resonance imaging (iMRI) is important for safe and maximal resection of brain tumors. In July 2008,[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]