Shunt scissors : technical note

OBJECTIVEWhen performing ventriculoperitoneal shunt surgery it is necessary to create a subgaleal pocket that is of sufficient size to accommodate a shunt valve. In most cases the valve is placed over the posterior skull where the galea begins to transition to suboccipital neck fascia. Dense fibrous...

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Published in:Journal of neurosurgery, Vol. 129, No. 5 (2018), p. 1200-1202
Main Author: Dacey, Ralph G
Other Involved Persons: Flouty, Oliver E ; Grady, M Sean ; Howard, Matthew A ; Mayberg, Marc R
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:1933-0693
Item Description:Date Completed 14.10.2019
Date Revised 14.10.2019
published: Print
Citation Status MEDLINE
Copyright: From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
DOI:10.3171/2017.6.JNS171108
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