• Intraoperative MRI Does Not Increase Surgical Site Infections in Children

    4 monthes ago - By International Journal of Surgery

    Aim: Tumour visualisation via intra-operative MRI , helps to maximise tumour resection while limiting iatrogenic injury to eloquent brain areas during neurosurgery. As it prolongs operation duration, there is a theoretical increase in infection risk. We evaluate whether ioMRI guided neurosurgery is a risk factor for developing surgical site infections in children.
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