Intraoperative MRI and 5-ALA to maximize extent of resection in brain tumor surgery – a prospective analysis

Christian Senft, Florian Gessler, Elke Hattingen, Michel Mittelbronn, Kea Franz & Volker Seifert
Objective: Both, intraoperative MRI (iMRI) and 5-ALA fluorescence represent appropriate means to maximize extent of resection in brain tumor surgery. Our aim was to report on the surgical outcome of using both modalities in the surgical treatment of patients with suspected malignant gliomas. Method:[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]