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Head fixation device

A head fixation device containing pins is common equipment used in neurosurgical procedures, for an ideal and safe positioning of the patient during surgery 1) 2) 3) 4) 5).

Head fixation device complications

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C. Berry, D.I. Sandberg, D.J. Hoh, M.D. Krieger, J.G. McComb, Use of cranial fixation pins in pediatric neurosurgery, Neurosurgery 62 (2008) 913–919, http://dx.doi.org/10.1227/01.neu.0000318177.95288.cb.
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P.-A. Beuriat, T. Jacquesson, E. Jouanneau, M. Berhouma, Headholders’ — complications in neurosurgery: a review of the literature and recommendations for its use, Neurochirurgie 62 (2016) 289–294, http://dx. doi.org/10.1016/j.neuchi.2016.09.005.
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N. Gupta, A modification of the Mayfield horseshoe headrest allowing pin fixation and cranial immobilization in infants and young children, Neurosurgery 58 (2006), http://dx.doi.org/10.1227/01.NEU.0000193929. 11266.87, discussion ONS-E181.
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M. Lee, A.R. Rezai, J. Chou, Depressed skull fractures in children secondary to skull clamp fixation devices, Pediatr. Neurosurg. 21 1994 174–177
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M.J. Lee, E.L. Lin, The use of the three-pronged Mayfield head clamp resulting in an intracranial epidural hematoma in an adult patient, Eur. Spine J. 19 Suppl. 2 2010 S187–S189
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