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Utilization of image-derived computer-assisted stereotaxis in a community-based practice setting.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1439359     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The success of a community-based stereotactic program is dependent upon community commitment, technological capability, referral base, patient/family support and, most importantly, proper patient selection. To develop a program of superior quality requires not only a substantial financial commitment, but also a basic philosophical approach which fully supports acquisition and education of support staff, physical plant renovation and an establishment of an expanding referral base. This report details the development of a highly sophisticated stereotactic program in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, a semirural community with a base referral population of approximately 300,000.
Authors:
C D Abernathey; M Ramsey; K Knight
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Stereotactic and functional neurosurgery     Volume:  58     ISSN:  1011-6125     ISO Abbreviation:  Stereotact Funct Neurosurg     Publication Date:  1992  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1992-12-07     Completed Date:  1992-12-07     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8902881     Medline TA:  Stereotact Funct Neurosurg     Country:  SWITZERLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  99-102     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Iowa Medical Clinic/Mercy Medical Center, Division of Neurosurgery, Cedar Rapids.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Brain Diseases / surgery*
Computers
Hospital Bed Capacity, 300 to 499
Hospitals, Voluntary
Humans
Iowa
Stereotaxic Techniques* / standards,  utilization

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