Neurosurgery in the Sitting Position: Retrospective Analysis of 692 Adult and Pediatric Cases

Dilmen O. K. , Akcil E. F. , Tureci E., Tunali Y., Bahar M., Tanriverdi T. , ...More

TURKISH NEUROSURGERY, vol.21, no.4, pp.634-640, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.5137/1019-5149.jtn.4974-11.0
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH NEUROSURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.634-640


AIM: The sitting position is routinely used in many centers, although its use remains controversial and appears to be diminishing because of the risk of venous air embolism (VAE).