Excellent tolerance of awake surgery for low grade and high grade gliomas: an intraoperative and retrospective patient survey

T. Beez, K. Boge, M. Rapp, S. Braun, H.J. Steiger & M. Sabel
Objective: Resection of glioma is the most influential factor on survival. Awake surgery with functional mapping is performed to achieve total resection while avoiding deficits. The technique seems to be well tolerated, despite potential distress it might induce. Data on patients' perception is[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]