Letter to the Editor. Minimally invasive techniques: the new frontier in neurosurgery

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TO THE EDITOR: We have read with great attention the article by Park et al.8 (Park J, Son W, Kwak Y, et al: Pterional versus superciliary keyhole approach: direct comparison of approach-related complaints and satisfaction in the same patient. J Neurosurg [epub ahead of print March 2, 2018. DOI: 10.3171/2017.8.JNS171167]). We would like to congratulate the authors. It is indeed a very interesting paper, and we agree with many of the authors’ statements, e.g., the fact that both approaches are commonly used for cerebrovascular and skull base procedures. The authors analyzed data obtained from

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Correspondence Eberval Gadelha Figueiredo: ebgadelha@yahoo.com.

INCLUDE WHEN CITING Published online August 24, 2018; DOI: 10.3171/2018.6.JNS181491.

Disclosures The authors report no conflict of interest.

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