Journal article

The relative efficacy of 3 different freehand frontal ventriculostomy trajectories: a prospective neuronavigation-assisted simulation study

Matthew A Kirkman, William Muirhead, Nick Sevdalis

Journal of Neurosurgery | AMER ASSOC NEUROLOGICAL SURGEONS | Published : 2017

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by National Institute for Health Research


Funding Acknowledgements

We would like to thank Medtronic for providing hardware and equipment to complete this study. We would also like to thank all study participants for their time and cooperation. Dr. Kirkman is a UK National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Academic Clinical Fellow in Neurosurgery, and an Education Associate at the UK General Medical Council (GMC). Dr. Sevdalis's research is supported by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care South London at King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. Dr. Sevdalis is a member of King's Improvement Science, which is part of the NIHR CLAHRC South London and comprises a specialist team of improvement scientists and senior researchers based at King's College London. Its work is funded by King's Health Partners (Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, King's College London and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust), Guy's and St Thomas' Charity, the Maudsley Charity, and the Health Foundation. The views expressed are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the NHS, the NIHR, or the Department of Health.