Rigorous inspection of factors that contribute to skull base tumor surgery outcome allows for continued improvements in clinical care.
Ongoing studies focus on the impact of operative technique, perioperative routine, and adjuvant therapy regimens on outcomes of meningiomas, schwannomas, pituitary adenomas, craniopharyngiomas, chordomas, and tumors in challenging anatomical locations, in retrospective and prospective fashion.
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