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The intermediate outcome

In this video, you see our patient again performing the same language tests. At this point, 1 week has passed since the operation. What do you notice now? Has his …

The intermediate outcome

In this video, you see our patient again performing the same language tests. At this point, 1 week has passed since the operation. What do you notice now? Has his …

DES vs nTMS mapping

Apart from intraoperative mapping, you now have seen how we can achieve a language map even preoperatively with navigated Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation. One can wonder why we put the patient …

How we should map

One of the most renowned and skilled neurosurgeons in the world, Prof. Hugues Duffau, answers questions concerning intra-operative testing and shares his views on testing beyond language with us in …

Summary and goodbye

You have reached the end of our Language testing during awake brain surgery course. Professor Bastiaanse would like to wish you a goodbye in this last video. As mentioned in …

What nTMS can do

After you have seen the device itself, in this video Prof. Roelien Bastiaanse talks you through language mapping involving the nTMS device.

Following up on our patient

We will now see the follow-up video on our patient. It shows him approximately 2 years after the surgery. What do you notice now in his language performance?

Introduction to Week 6

Welcome to the 6th and final week of Language Testing during Awake Brain Surgery! We have nearly concluded this course. During this final week, we will investigate how our patient …

Keep working

Before we dive into the content of the last week and the exciting new developments in the field, we want to express our joy about the enthusiasm and great work …

Wrapping up Week 5

With piloting your tests in your own small pilot population, you have reached the end of Week 5 of this course. We hope you enjoyed this hands-on assignment and learned …

Applying your tests

We hope you enjoyed designing your own little test at the end of last week. Just trying it out yourself does not ensure though, that it will bring the expected …

Test administration intra- and postoperative

In the following video, Wencke Veenstra describes the applications of the tests previously selected per patient. Among the test described in the video is the Aphasia Bedside Check (ABC) from …

The immediate outcome

In this video, you see our patient performing the tests post-operatively a few days after the operation. What do you notice? Are you happy with how he is performing so …

Test administration pre-operative

One of our clinical linguistics, Wencke Veenstra, explains in this video how tests are selected per individual patient based on his or her characteristics.