The impact of awake surgery as a tool to prevent neurological deficits for surgery of cerebral metastases in eloquent brain areas

Marcel A. Kamp, Lena Niemann, Maxine Dibué, Hans-Jakob Steiger, Andrea Szelényi & Michael Sabel
Objective: Although complete en-bloc resection of cerebral metastases should be attempted, it is not possible in all patients when metastases are localized in eloquent-brain areas and are adherent to or infiltrate adjacent brain tissue. Therefore, we analyzed the potential impact of awake surgery as[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]