Auditory function in the early post-operative phase after surgical resection of vestibular schwannomas

M. Hummel, T. Westermaier, G.H. Vince, R. Hagen, R.I. Ernestus & C. Matthies
Objective: In surgical resection of vestibular schwannomas preservation of hearing is still less often achieved than facial nerve function. Even in preserved auditory brainstem responses (ABR) at the end of surgery subsequent auditory function is not guaranteed. Goal of the study was the characterisation[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]