Published in Cancer Weekly, July 5th, 2005
"Intraoperative monitoring of TcMEPs has been investigated recently as a means of preventing motor deficits associated with resection of IMSCTs. In this study, we hypothesized that changes in the intraoperative MEPs during tumor resection correlate with postoperative motor function deficits," scientists in the United States reported.
"A retrospective record review was conducted for 28 patients who underwent resection of an IMSCT using myogenic or muscle-recorded TcMEPs during a 44-month period....
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