Assessment of third ventriculostomy patency with the 3D-SPACE technique: a preliminary multicenter research study


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ALGIN O., UÇAR M. , Ozmen E., BÖRCEK A. Ö. , Ozisik P., OCAKOĞLU G., ...More

JOURNAL OF NEUROSURGERY, vol.122, no.6, pp.1347-1355, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 122 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.3171/2014.10.jns14298
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF NEUROSURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1347-1355
  • Keywords: magnetic resonance imaging, obstructive hydrocephalus, cerebrospinal fluid, 3D sampling perfection with application-optimized contrasts using different flip-angle evolutions, endoscopic third ventriculostomy, ventriculoperitoneal shunt, ENHANCED MR CISTERNOGRAPHY, OBSTRUCTIVE HYDROCEPHALUS, SAMPLING PERFECTION, SEQUENCE, VOLUME

Abstract

OBJECT The goal of this study was to determine the value of the 3D sampling perfection with application-optimized contrasts using different flip-angle evolutions (3D-SPACE) technique in the evaluation of endoscopic third ventriculostomy (ETV) patency.