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Comparison of Neuro-navigational Systems for Resection-Control of Brain Tumors

2014-08-27 03:19:19 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Purpose:

- Improvement of extent of resection by the use of intraoperatively acquired image data sets to navigate.

- Better define the role of different intra-operative imaging modalities, used to update the navigational data set, in aiding the surgeon during resection of intra-axial brain lesions.

- To examine the cost-effectiveness of different intraoperative navigational systems as a function of operative time and Operative time (Surgery including imaging)

There is increasing neuro-oncological evidence that extent of resection might have an impact in particular in low-grade lesions.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Glioma

Intervention

Intraoperative MR (PoleStar N-20, Medtronics), Intraoperative Ultrasound (Sonowand, Mison)

Location

Tel-Aviv Sorasky MC
Tel-Aviv
Israel
64239

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:19:19-0400

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