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Acta Neurochirurgica

The European Journal of Neurosurgery

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13.08.2018 | How I Do it - Vascular Neurosurgery - Aneurysm

Double-barrel STA to proximal MCA bypass and proximal parent artery occlusion for a fusiform superior clinoidal ICA aneurysm

STA refers to a terminal branch of external carotid artery, which is typically located in the superficial temporal fascia. It has been reported that 74–96% of the STA bifurcates into the frontal and parietal branches above the zygomatic arch [ 3 …

13.08.2018 | Original Article - Vascular Neurosurgery - Aneurysm

Vascular responses to abrupt blood flow change after bypass surgery for complex intracranial aneurysms

Treatment of complex intracranial aneurysms (IAs) remains a therapeutic challenge. For complex IAs not amenable to surgical clipping or endovascular coiling, alternative treatments have included trapping or parent artery occlusion when combined …

09.08.2018 | Technical Note - Spine - Other

5-Aminolevulinic acid fluorescence-guided surgery for spinal cord melanoma metastasis: a technical note

Fluorescent techniques have emerged as a promising tool for proper view of intraoperative neurological damage. Fluorescence-guided surgery uses fluorophores to mark the targets, through a light source excitation providing intraoperative …

09.08.2018 | Original Article - Peripheral Nerves

Successful recovery of sensation loss in upper brachial plexus injuries

Severe brachial plexus injuries can give rise to motor and sensory loss [ 8 ]. Major clinical concerns for patients with upper trunk brachial plexus injuries (viz. C5 and C6 nerve rootlets) are shoulder and elbow functional deficits, which can be …

09.08.2018 | Letter to the Editor - Tumor - Glioma

Cognitive outcome following glioma surgery

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The journal "Acta Neurochirurgica" publishes papers dealing with clinical neurosurgery - diagnosis and diagnostic techniques, operative surgery and results, postoperative treatment - or with research work in neuroscience where underlying questions or results are of neurosurgical interest. As official organ of the European Association of Neurosurgical Societies the journal publishes all announcements of the E.A.N.S. and reports on the activities of its member societies.

In addition to the regular journal, "Acta Neurochirurgica" publishes 3-4 supplement volumes per year. These comprise proceedings of international meetings or other material of general neurosurgical interest.

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