Retrospective analysis of 400 neuroendoscopic interventions: the Hungarian experience.

Laszlo Bognar, Balazs Markia, Laszlo Novak

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OBJECT: The authors present the results of 400 consecutive neuroendoscopic interventions performed by a single surgeon in 373 patients during the last 8 years. METHODS: The study is based on a retrospective analysis of a continuously updated electronic database that includes patient history and radiological files. The success rate of the interventions is calculated. CONCLUSIONS: The underlying pathological condition was hydrocephalus of various origins. The success rate within patient groups is given and the factors leading to successful surgery are emphasized. Recommendations on indications for neuroendoscopic operations are discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)E10
JournalNeurosurgical focus
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Dec 15 2005


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Clinical Neurology

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